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Muhammad Is Not the Father of Any of Your Men–Now Available

Muhammad Is Not the Father of Any of Your Men: The Making of the Last Prophet

David S. Powers

416 pages | 6 x 9 | 7 illus.

Cloth 2009 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4178-5 | $55.00 | £36.00

A volume in the Divinations: Rereading Late Ancient Religion series

Muhammad Is Not the Father of Any of Your MenDavid Powers claims that the need for Muhammad to be the "seal of all prophets," combined with the fact that Muhammad apparently had an adopted son, Zayd, created a situation that drove early transmitters of the Qur'an to introduce a group of interrelated deletions, additions and emendations into certain passages of the text.

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