A top expert on Arabic and Islamic history confirms the historical reliability of the Muslim dating of the Quran and events in early Islamic history. He cites some fascinating and extremely early historical evidence.
Hugh Nigel Kennedy is a British medieval historian and academic. He specialises in the history of the early Islamic Middle East. From 1997 to 2007, he was Professor of Middle Eastern History at the University of St Andrews. Since 2007, he has been Professor of Arabic at SOAS, University of London.