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Figure 1-2: Geoffrey Roper presenting his lecture in the "1001 Inventions" conference. © FSTC 2010. In this brief presentation, my aim is to make a few points about the transmission of Muslim scientific texts, and how the physical means by which it was done may have affected th...
Similar manuscripts of work on anatomy contained illustrated chapters on five systems of the body: bones, nerves, muscles, veins and arteries. This page depicts the arteries, with the internal organs shown in watercolors. *** Note: Composed by Cem Nizamoglu and first published in 100...
  Figure 1. The cover pages of the "Medieval Islamic Medicine" book. Medieval Islamic Medicine by Peter E. Formann and Emilie Savage-Smith is a new book on the Islamic medical tradition, published by Edinburgh University Press. In the following we reproduce for our re...