Science and Islam (Icon Science), Ehsan Masood
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Ehsan Masood

Science and Islam (Icon Science)

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Long before the European Enlightenment, scholars and researchers working from Samarkand in modern-day Uzbekistan to Cordoba in Spain advanced our knowledge of astronomy, chemistry, engineering, mathematics, medicine and philosophy.

From Musa al-Khwarizmi who developed algebra in 9th century Baghdad to al-Jazari, a 13th-century Turkish engineer whose achievements include the crank, the camshaft and the reciprocating piston,

Ehsan Masood tells the amazing story of one of history’s most misunderstood yet rich and fertile periods in science, via the scholars, research, and science of the Islamic empires of the middle ages.
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2017
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pucobupow
pucobupowhas quotedlast year
1. Urban knowledge: Islam’s cities of science from the 8th to the 16th centuries housed hospitals, observatories, libraries, colleges and schools for translation, as well as much individual research.

1-المعارف الحضرية : تضم مدن العلوم في الإسلام من القرن الثامن إلى القرن السادس عشر المستشفيات ، والمراصد ، والمكتبات ، والكليات ، والمدارس للترجمة ، وكذلك الكثير من البحوث الفردية.

Zeeta Libriani
Zeeta Librianihas quoted2 years ago
Knowledge has no borders, wisdom has no race or nationality. To block out ideas is to block out the kingdom of God
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