The Muslim Heritage Of Bengal
Muhammad Mojlum Khan
Kube Publishing Ltd
c/o Meryl Zegarek PR
9781847740526, $30.95, 384pp, www.amazon.com
Synopsis: "The Muslim Heritage of Bengal: The Lives, Thoughts and Achievements of Great Muslim Scholars, Writers and Reformers of Bangladesh and West Bengal" is an exceptional and impressive work that covers eight hundred years of the history of Islam in Bengal through the example of forty-two inspirational men and women up until the twentieth century. Included are the prominent figures Shah Jalal, Nawab Abdul Latif, Rt. Hon. Syed Ameer Ali, Sir Salimullah Khan Bahadur, and Begum Rokeya.
Critique: Enhanced with the inclusion of a brief chronology of the Islamic history of Bengal, a list of further readings, an extensive bibliography, and a comprehensive index, "The Muslim Heritage of Bengal: The Lives...