The biographies of the Great Caliphs are always an inspiring read and a learning of the history of Islam.
The book, although compact and brief, gives an account of the many facets of the life of this noble and great personality in the context of the historical background of the time.
Umar Faruq (RA) - the daring soldier, just ruler and pillar of Islam - is revealed to us in what is a very readable book.
The author, needs no introduction – he is known world wide as "Hakeemul Ummat". He selected this topic in one of his discourses based on a Hadith of
Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaiyhi wasallam) that says: "A person is on the creed of his friend”. Therefore a person should see whom he is affiliated with.