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Islamic Science at Its Best (2006)


Description Review of: King, David, In Synchrony with the Heavens:... (2004); King, David, In Synchrony with the Heavens:... (2005)

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Authors & Contributors
King, David A.
Saliba, George A.
Goldstein, Bernard R.
Samsó, Julio
Fisch, Menachem
Efron, Noah J.
Journal for the History of Astronomy
Suhayl: Journal for the History of the Exact and Natural Sciences in Islamic Civilisation
American Scientist
Osiris: A Research Journal Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences
Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage
MIT Press
Arab/Islamic world, civilization and culture
Scientific apparatus and instruments
Transmission of ideas
Science and religion
Copernicus, Nicolaus
Gans, David
al-Sufi, Abu al-Husain ‘Abd al-Rahman
Euler, Leonhard
Legendre, Adrien Marie
Flamsteed, John
Ottoman Empire
Baghdad (Iraq)
Central Asia
15th century
17th century
16th century

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