"A historical past of Conversion to Islam within the usa, quantity 1: White American Muslims sooner than 1975" is the 1st in-depth research of the hundreds of thousands of white american citizens who embraced Islam among 1800 and 1975. Drawing from little-known documents, interviews, and infrequent books and periodicals, Patrick D. Bowen unravels the advanced social and spiritual elements that ended in the emergence of a large choice of yankee Muslim and Sufi conversion events. whereas a number of the extra favorite Muslim and Sufi converts together with Alexander Webb, Maryam Jameelah, and Samuel Lewis have acquired realization in earlier reports, "White American Muslims prior to 1975" is the 1st e-book to spotlight formerly unknown yet vital figures, together with Thomas M. Johnson, Louis Glick, Nadirah Osman, and T.B. Irving."
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