Abῡ Rayḥān Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad al-Bῑrῡnῑ al-Khwārazmī Date of Birth: September 973 Place of Birth: Kāth, Khwārazm Date of Death: 1048 Place of Death: Ghazna
In the history of science, al-Bīrūnī is nowadays regarded as the most prolific and original Muslim mind of the Middle Ages. A fervent admirer of the Greeks, whose heritage came down to him via the late Antique Alexandrian school, and of the …
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Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
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