American Qur'an
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Birk, Sandow, 1964- artist.
Aslan, Reza, writer of preface.
Grewal, Zareena, writer of added commentary.
Dadi, Iftikhar, writer of added commentary.
Published
New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company, [2015].
Physical Desc
xvii, 443 pages : color illustrations ; 42 cm
Status
Round Rock Public Library - Adult Oversized Books(2nd floor)
OVERSIZE 297.1225 QUA 2015

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Language
English
ISBN
9781631490187 (hardcover), 1631490184

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Includes bibliographical references (page 435).
Description
American artist Birk sought to understand the universal meaning of the Qur'an by following the practices of ancient Islamic artists. He began by transcribing the entire work by hand, adhering to traditional strictures regarding color and formatting, then set each sura against a scene showing everyday American life.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Birk, S., Aslan, R., Grewal, Z., & Dadi, I. (2015). American Qur'an . Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Sandow Birk et al.. 2015. American Qur'an. New York: Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Sandow Birk et al.. American Qur'an New York: Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company, 2015.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Birk, Sandow, Reza Aslan, Zareena Grewal, and Iftikhar Dadi. American Qur'an Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company, 2015.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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