Fig 2. Artistic depiction of Muhammad Abu al-Wafa in a Spanish stam. (Source).
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Page of a manuscript on the mathematics of cubic equations by Khayyām. (Source).
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Title page of the manuscript BH MED 323: The Colliget of Ibn Rushd and the Thezier AbynZoar, namely the Taysir of Ibn Zuhr, preserved in the Biblioteca Histórica de la Universidad Complutense de Madrid. This manuscript is edited online in Google Books: (Source).
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Part of page 2 of Al-Razi's book on diet therapy Manafi' al-Aghdhiyah wa-Daf' Madharriha with added underlining to highlight relevant text.
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Little is known about the state of experimentation in the field of medicine during the Medieval Islamic era....