This book describes, among other things, the principles based upon which
'Umar ibn al-khattab governed the Muslims during his caliphate; among
those principles were mutual consultation , justice, equality among
people, and honoring of freedom.
With the turn of every page, the reader will come to appreciate the fact
that Umar was exceptional in his faith, distinguished in his knowledge,
profoundly wise in his thinking, remarkable in his eloquence, noble in
his manners and great in the contributions he made to this nation.