About the Author
Dr. ‘Ali Muhammad as-Sallâbi, a prolific writer, is famous for his detailed books of history and biography that bring the past to life for modern readers. Dr. as-Sallâbi was born in Benghazi, Libya in 1383 H/1963 CE, and earned a bachelor’s degree at the Islamic University of Madinah, graduating first in his class. He completed his master’s and doctorate degrees at Omdurman Islamic University in Sudan. He has also studied the entire Qur’an and various Islamic sciences with respected scholars in Madinah and other parts of Saudi Arabia, as well as in Libya and Yemen.