Muslim History and Historians Part 2: Early and Medieval Muslim HistoriansLEARN MORE
This part deals with the first half of Muslim historians. These include the early leading figures such as Ibn...
Figure 1: Muslim expansion by the end of Umayyad rule in 750. (Source).
Muslim History and Historians Part 1: For a Better Approach to Muslim HistoryLEARN MORE
This article on Muslim history and historians is in three parts, and also includes an extensive reading list...
Figure 1: Professor Salim Al-Hassani, Professor Mohammed Abattouy and other award recpients at the Awards Event
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The annual King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz International Award for Translation in the Humanities from Arabic in...
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Syria in the 14th century was the scene of the most sophisticated developments in astronomy anywhere in the...
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The heyday of Baghdad was 1,200 years ago when it was the thriving capital of the Muslim world. It was home...