The Qur’an: A Complete Revelation (Reference Edition) sheds new and much needed light on the message of the Qur’an; light hitherto impeded by dogma originating entirely outside the Qur’an, but required by Traditionalist Islam.
The Translation from the Reference Edition as a stand-alone text.
paperback | 362 pages | high quality print on creme paper | 6 x 9 x 0.8″/ 15.2 x 22.9 x 2.0 cm | 1.17 lb / 0.53 kg
This masterpiece is simply a must-read for any and all who are looking for truth, and are willing to consider the Holy Quran. This book allows the words of God to answer (convincingly) the purpose of life.
As a young man growing up in a Pakistani "Islamic" culture steeped in ignorance (and frankly) intellectually bankrupt, The Quran: A Complete Revelation has transformed my life. I can with the utmost confidence say that I am not the same person I was prior to reading this book.
I would like to thank Sam Gerrans from the bottom of my heart for what he has produced, and for taking up an arduous task that most would not even consider.
The Qur’an: A Complete Revelation (English Translation Edition) presents the Translation from The Qur’an: A Complete Revelation (Reference Edition) – a work which sheds new and much needed light on the message of the Qur’an; light hitherto impeded by dogma originating entirely outside the Qur’an, but required by Traditionalist Islam – as a more portable, stand-alone text.
The Background and Reference sections from the Reference Edition are included here to give the reader some understanding of the processes which inform the broader project.
Those not acquainted with The Qur’an: A Complete Revelation (Reference Edition) are asked to appreciate that this Translation is the function of a rigorous hermeneutic process – one which is meticulously referenced in that book.
The extensive supporting evidence and information found in the Reference Edition may be purchased as a separate book – Notes, Commentary & Appendix to The Qur’an: A Complete Revelation – available in both hardback and paperback.
References are indicated by means of superscript circles (˚) in the Translation.
That the Qur’an employs elliptical statements is a commonly accepted fact; where such statements occur is interpreted variously by translators. Here, ellipsis is indicated in the Translation by means of […]. The reader will find a full list of elliptical statements in the Notes section.
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|Dimensions||15.2 × 2.0 × 22.9 cm|