Originally Posted by al Furqaan
have u read Ar-Raheek al Makhtum biography of the noble Prophet (saw)??? it might be the best seerah out there in english (originally Urdu).
Jamshed uncle gave it to me for my graduation back in 2001. splendid book.
If you are going to read a biography of Muhammad (pease be upon him) you might as well read the most authentic and earliest. That was by Ibn Issaq and called 'sirat' rasul allah'. There is a very good translation of it available by guillaume. The direct amazon link is -
It would be fair to say that almost all other biographies appear to be based on this very first biography of the prophet..