The first dynasty of Islam : the Umayyad Caliphate AD 661-750 / G. R. Hawting.
- London : Routledge 2000
- 0415240735 (pbk.)
- 0415240727 (hbk.)
- This introductory survey of this complex period in Arab and Islamic history is once more made available, with the addition of a new introduction by the author which examines recent significant contributions to scholarship in the field.