Additional Readings for Week Four

Fred Donner.  Narratives of Islamic Origins: The Beginnings of Islamic Historical Writing 1998.
Albrecht Noth and Lawrence Conrad. The Early Arabic Historical Tradition: A Source-critical Study. 1994.
R. Stephen Humphreys. Islamic History: A Framework for History rev. ed. 1991.
Patricia Crone. Slaves on Horses: the Evolution of the Islamic Polity. 1980.
John Wansbrough. the Sectarian Milieu: Content and Composition of Islamic Salvation History 1978.
John Burton. The Collection of the Qur'an. 1977.
Oleg Grabar. Review of Crone's Hagarism - in Speculum 53/1978, 795-9.