Before and After The Last Hour:
Before and After The last Hour, قرب قیامت کے فتنے اور جنگیں (البدایہ والنہایہ) This book by Ibn Kathir concerns the portents of the Last Hour and the trials that humanity will face before it. This is a translation of alfitan wal Malahim, the last volume of al-Bidaya wa an-Nihaya.
The standard of the book may be judged by the name of the author who is a renowned authority. Allah had gifted him with great ability and knowledge. He was a prolific writer and his books gained immense circulation in his lifetime and continue to benefit people today. He was an exegete too.