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The Mohammedans of China by Isaac Mason

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Published by China society in [London] .
Written in English


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Pagination19 p.
Number of Pages19
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Open LibraryOL25402246M

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The Mohammedans of China by Isaac Mason The Arabian Prophet A Life of Mohammed From Chinese and Arabic Sources; A Chinese-Moslem Work by Liu Chai-Lien Mohammed or Christ, an Account of the Rapid Spread of Islam in All, Parts of the Globe, the Methods Employed to Obtain Proselytes, Its Immense Press, Its Strongholds, Suggested Means to Be. Excerpt from The Mohammedans of China The customs of marriage, burials, etc., differ from those of non-moslems; religious ceremonies enter into all such events, as they do into practically all the affairs of life. Moslem girls are not given in marriage into Chinese families, but a Moslem may marry a wife of another religion, who is, however, expected to become a : Pasta blanda. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present Seller Rating: % positive. Islam in China (2 vols) Series: Key Papers, Volume: 3. Editor:Michael Dillon. The focus here is on the Chinese speaking Muslims known as the Hui or Huihui, their religion and communities being found mainly in northwest and southeast China. The contents include papers on the conflict between Muslim groups, and between Muslims and the Chinese state in imperial times, culminating in the communal .

PEKING, China, July 29 (AP.)--A massacre by Mohammedans of 20, men and boys in the city of Dangar in the Province of Chinghai was reported today by Findley Andrews, American missionary. Books shelved as ancient-china: The Art of War by Sun Tzu, Under Heaven by Guy Gavriel Kay, The Analects by Confucius, Bridge of Birds by Barry Hughart. Mohammedan (also spelled Muhammadan, Mahommedan, Mahomedan or Mahometan) is a term for a follower of Muhammad, the Islamic prophet. It is used as both a noun and an adjective, meaning belonging or relating to, either Muhammad or the religion, doctrines, institutions and practices that he established. The word was formerly common in usage, but the terms Muslim and Islamic are more . Islam - Volume 54 Issue 2 - Dru C. Gladney.

The Mohammedans of China liked it avg rating — 2 ratings — published — 10 editions Want to Read saving /5(3). The native Hui Muslims (Mohammedans) of Xi'an (Shaanxi province) joined the Han Chinese revolutionaries in slaughtering the ent Manchu population of Xi'an. The native Hui Muslims of Gansu province led by general Ma Anliang sided with the Qing and prepard to attack the anti-Qing revolutionaries of Xi'an city. Only some wealthy Manchus who were ransomed and Manchu females . According to the China Year Book it is officially estimated that Mohammedanism is a religion of from 15 to 20 millions of people in China. Broomhall estimates their numbers at from 5 to 10 million. Broomhall estimates their numbers at from 5 to 10 million. This article is a historical study of maritime trade between Tang China and early Islamic Iraq, in the seventh to tenth centuries. While the existence, in this period, of merchant communities from the Arab-Persian Gulf in Chinese ports has been known for a long time, the present study seeks to contextualise their emergence, to articulate the socio-economic conditions of their trade, and to.