Medicine and Health in Medieval Arabic Poetry: An Historical ReviewLEARN MORE
This review of medieval Arabic medical poetry is based on our study of the two major classical biographical...
Kalila wa-DimnaLEARN MORE
One of the most popular books ever written is the book the Arabs know as Kalila wa-Dimna, a bestseller for...
Latinized Names of Muslim ScholarsLEARN MORE
This article includes the Latinized names of Muslim scholars.
The city of Baghdad was founded under the second Abbasid caliph Al-Mansur (ruled 754-775). After a lengthy...
The Scholars of Aleppo: Al Farabi, Al-Qifti and al-AdimLEARN MORE
The works of three prominent scholars are highlighted: Al- Farabi who was keenly interested in the relation...