New Book Challenges Myths Of 'The First Muslim'

Mar 1, 2013
Originally published on March 1, 2013 11:05 am

The Prophet Muhammad is the central figure in Islam, and thousands of stories have been told about him. Writer Lesley Hazleton decided to dig deeper and get a sense of who he was as a real person. She speaks with host Michel Martin about her biography 'The First Muslim: The Story of Muhammad.