The Globalisation of Crops
As the Muslims advanced, they introduced methods and...
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Farming Manuals
Muslim farming manuals developed ways and methods for...
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Transmission of Muslim Astronomy to Europe
It was in Muslim Toledo, Spain, where flocked in the 12th...
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Piri Reis maps America
In 1513 Piri Reis presented his famous map of the New World...
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Piri Reis and the Book of Sea Lore (Kitab-i Bahriye)
Kitab i-Bahriye's description of the coasts of Algeria,...
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The Travels of Ibn Jubair
Born in Valencia, Ibn Jubair (Ibn Jubayr) travelled widely...
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Al-Muqaddasi: An Encyclopaedic Scholar
Al-Muqaddasi (or Al-Maqdisi), originally from Al-Quds (...
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Architecture of Muslim Spain and North Africa
First in a series of articles on the Architecture of Muslim...
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The Mosque of Cordoba
One cannot visit Cordoba (in Spain) today without a trip to...
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Al-Zahra - City of Andalus
Al-Zahra became renowned for its high advanced civilisation...
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Bab Mardum Mosque - An inspiration for Gothic?
Bab Mardum Mosque was built in Toledo Spain between 999 and...
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