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The Resource Science in medieval Islam : an illustrated introduction, by Howard R. Turner

Science in medieval Islam : an illustrated introduction, by Howard R. Turner

Label
Science in medieval Islam : an illustrated introduction
Title
Science in medieval Islam
Title remainder
an illustrated introduction
Statement of responsibility
by Howard R. Turner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores Islamic accomplishments in cosmology, mathematics, astronomy, astrology, geography, medicine, natural sciences, alchemy, and optics
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1918-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Turner, Howard R.
Dewey number
509/.17/671
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
Q127.I742
LC item number
T78 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Science, Medieval
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • Islamic civilization
  • Science
  • Islam
Label
Science in medieval Islam : an illustrated introduction, by Howard R. Turner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-246) 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
Islam as empire -- Forces and bonds : faith, language, and thought -- Roots -- Cosmology : the universes of Islam -- Mathematics : native tongue of science -- Astronomy -- Astrology : scientific non-science -- Geography -- Medicine -- Natural sciences -- Alchemy -- Optics -- The later years -- Transmission -- The new west -- Epilogue -- Islam and the world : a summary timeline -- Glossary
Control code
36438874
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 262 pages
Isbn
9780292781498
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
97007733
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Science in medieval Islam : an illustrated introduction, by Howard R. Turner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-246) 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
Islam as empire -- Forces and bonds : faith, language, and thought -- Roots -- Cosmology : the universes of Islam -- Mathematics : native tongue of science -- Astronomy -- Astrology : scientific non-science -- Geography -- Medicine -- Natural sciences -- Alchemy -- Optics -- The later years -- Transmission -- The new west -- Epilogue -- Islam and the world : a summary timeline -- Glossary
Control code
36438874
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 262 pages
Isbn
9780292781498
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
97007733
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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