The History of the Khalifas Who Took the Right Way
by Abu’l-Fadl ‘Abd Ar-Rahman Jalal Ad-Din As-Suyuti
Taken from Tarikh al-Khulafa, this classical work presents authentic hadith about the first four Khalifahs of Islam, may Allah be pleased with them, illustrating both the integrity and wisdom that they displayed in governance.
Tarikh al-Khalifa’ is famous in Arabic and rarely out of print. In this 246 page volume, the chapters on al-Khulafa’ ar-Rashidun, ‘The Khalifas who took the right way’ are translated as As-Suyuti uses his vast knowledge of the Hadith literature to present the most authentic traditions of these noble men, their governance, and their contributions to the Sunnah.