Science and Islam : A History, Paperback Book

Science and Islam : A History Paperback


From Musa al-Khwarizmi who developed algebra in 9th century Baghdad to al-Jazari, a 13th-century Turkish engineer whose achievements include the crank, the camshaft and the reciprocating piston, Science and Islam tells the story of one of history's most misunderstood yet rich and fertile periods in science: the extraordinary Islamic scientific revolution between 700 and 1400 CE.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 256 pages, 8-page photo section
  • Publisher: Icon Books Ltd
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  • Category: Religion & science
  • ISBN: 9781848310810

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