In The Footsteps Of Muhammad

A documentary on the religious figure Muhammad.

Edward Stourton traces the history of the Prophet and his continuing impact on our lives today.

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01Muhammad Is A Paradoxical Figure20040621

A documentary on the religious figure Muhammad.

Edward Stourton traces the history of the Prophet and his continuing impact on our lives today.He was a warrior, who insisted that his message was one of peace, a prophet, who acknowledged the authority of most of the biblical prophets, and then rewrote their scriptures, claiming his own message was final and supreme.

He was also an autocrat, who called his subjects equals and demanded that they submit, not to him, but like him, to Allah.

02Jerusalem And Jihad20040628

Edward Stourton traces the history of the Prophet and his continuing impact on our lives today.

03Granada And The Flowering Of Islam20040705

Edward Stourton traces the history of the Prophet and his continuing impact on our lives today.

04 LASTIndonesia: Theocracy Versus Democracy20040712