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Islam In The Middle Ages

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The Middle Ages had one dominant religion, Christianity, until Islam began. It is the Muslim religion. Islam is based on the claims of a man named Mohammed. When Mohammed died, his teachings were gathered into a book called the Koran (Quran). His intrepid successor Abu Bakr with a vast victorious army conquered cities and forced the people to convert to Islam. This is how Islam widely spread through out the Middle East. Islam is now a major world religion. This is the story Muslims tell today.

Mohammed disliked the bustling city of magnificent Mecca. He often traveled to the scorching desert to be alone. On one of these occasions he clammed that he heard beautiful music being played. He gazed up and spied an angel descending down to
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