Stories of the Beginning and Creation (The Encyclopedia of Islamic History - Vol. 1)
by IDP Research Division
This book starts by describing the beginning of creation - from the Arsh (Throne) and the Kursi (Chair), the Pen, the Universe and all that is in it, such as the earth, mountains, oceans and rivers, the angels, the jinn, etc. Wherever necessary, the views and opinions of other notable scholars of Islam has also been recorded.