This book is a classic of ibn Kathir and a classic in history of Islam. Ibn Katheer has written the story of creation to his time.
Did you know that this is the book that are extracted from the stories of the prophets "Qasas al-Anbiya" and the biography of the Messenger "Sira al-Nabawiya", sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam. Well here is the original, complete.
Abu al-Fidaa, Ismail ibn 'Umar ibn Kathir (700-774)
Al-Faqih, al-Hafidh. Historian and Muhaddith, he is the author of the most famous Tafsir, and the great history book al-Bidayah wa al-Nihayah. He was Shafi'i of madhhab.