The Resource The house of wisdom : how the Arabs transformed Western civilization, Jonathan Lyons

The house of wisdom : how the Arabs transformed Western civilization, Jonathan Lyons

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The house of wisdom : how the Arabs transformed Western civilization
Title
The house of wisdom
Title remainder
how the Arabs transformed Western civilization
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Lyons
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
909.09821
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
The house of wisdom : how the Arabs transformed Western civilization, Jonathan Lyons
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The house of wisdom : how the Arabs transformed Western civilization, Jonathan Lyons
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Al-Maghrib/Sunset -- Pt. I. Al-Isha/Nightfall -- 1. The Warriors of God -- 2. The Earth Is Like a Wheel -- Pt. II. Al-Fajr/Dawn -- 3. The House of Wisdom -- 4. Mapping the World -- Pt. III. Al-Zuhr/Midday -- 5. The First Man of Science -- 6. "What Is Said of the Sphere ..." -- 7. "The Wisest Philosophers of the World" -- Pt. IV. Al-Asr/ Afternoon -- 8. On the Eternity of the World -- 9. The Invention of the West
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12865608
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Edition
First U.S. edition
Extent
xvii, 248 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780747594000
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), col. maps
Specific material designation
regular print
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  • (Sirsi) SL190755
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