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The Resource Brilliant Biruni : a life story of Abu Rayhan Mohammad Ibn Ahmad, M. Kamiar

Brilliant Biruni : a life story of Abu Rayhan Mohammad Ibn Ahmad, M. Kamiar

Label
Brilliant Biruni : a life story of Abu Rayhan Mohammad Ibn Ahmad
Title
Brilliant Biruni
Title remainder
a life story of Abu Rayhan Mohammad Ibn Ahmad
Statement of responsibility
M. Kamiar
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Abu Raihan Biruni (973-1053 CE) was an Iranian scholar whose extraordinary achievements include predicting the existence of landmasses (North and South America) on the opposite side of the Earth and calculating the radius of the Earth five centuries before the European Renaissance. In Brilliant Biruni, Mohammad S. Kamiar presents the life of one of the greatest scholars in the history of the world: the story of a boy who became Biruni. From his boyhood home in the Village of Vasemereed to his finalresting place in the city of Ghazna, Afghanistan, Brilliant Biruni: The Story of Abu Rayhan Moha
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kamiar, Mohammad
Dewey number
  • 509.2
  • B
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
Q143.B5
LC item number
K36 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bīrūnī, Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad
  • Bīrūnī, Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad
  • Muslim scientists
  • Scientists
  • Geography
  • Science, Medieval
  • Science and civilization
  • Bīrūnī, Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Geography
  • Muslim scientists
  • Science and civilization
  • Science, Medieval
  • Scientists
  • Iran
Label
Brilliant Biruni : a life story of Abu Rayhan Mohammad Ibn Ahmad, M. Kamiar
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 184-187) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Village of Vasemereed, Khwarazam, south of Lake Aral, central Asia -- Into the darkness -- Into slavery -- Mulla Hasssan -- The ghuzz -- Yalldowz -- The escape -- Yalldowz again -- The people of Tammami -- Abu Nasr Mansur -- The Andalusians -- Debates -- Lady Rayhana (sweet basil) -- Political turmoil -- The wandering years -- The city of Gorgan -- Azarmidoukht -- Maria again -- Fruitful years -- The city of Ghazna -- India -- The end
Control code
299167031
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 192 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612499340
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)299167031
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Brilliant Biruni : a life story of Abu Rayhan Mohammad Ibn Ahmad, M. Kamiar
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 184-187) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Village of Vasemereed, Khwarazam, south of Lake Aral, central Asia -- Into the darkness -- Into slavery -- Mulla Hasssan -- The ghuzz -- Yalldowz -- The escape -- Yalldowz again -- The people of Tammami -- Abu Nasr Mansur -- The Andalusians -- Debates -- Lady Rayhana (sweet basil) -- Political turmoil -- The wandering years -- The city of Gorgan -- Azarmidoukht -- Maria again -- Fruitful years -- The city of Ghazna -- India -- The end
Control code
299167031
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 192 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612499340
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)299167031
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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