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Rediscovering Arabic Science
The magazine Saudi Aramco World published in May-June 2007 an interesting folder on Arabic and Islamic science. The folder of 20 pages consists of several articles illustrated with a rich iconography...
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Trevor Hilder: A Story About Sustainable History
After briefly describing his work background, Trevor Hilder tells the story of the young man who set out to...
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Medicine in the Middle Ages: New Insights and a Call for Further Research
[Proceedings of the conference 1001 Inventions: Muslim Heritage in Our World organised by FSTC, London, 25-26...
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Ottoman Cash Waqfs Revisited: The Case of Bursa (1555- 1823)
Cash endowments contributed to Ottoman society, without any cost to the State, by organizing and financing...
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History, Culture and Science in Morocco: 11th-14th Centuries
The history of the Islamic west offers glorious pages of contribution to world history in various fields....
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How Islamic Learning Transformed Western Civilization: Review of 'The House of Wisdom'
In February 2009, Jonathan Lyons published 'The House of Wisdom', a riveting history which reveals the vital...
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Anaesthesia 1000 Years Ago (II)
The following research article in a particular field of the history of medicine, written by two eminent...
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