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The Resource Pathfinders : the golden age of Arabic science, Jim al-Khalili

Pathfinders : the golden age of Arabic science, Jim al-Khalili

Label
Pathfinders : the golden age of Arabic science
Title
Pathfinders
Title remainder
the golden age of Arabic science
Statement of responsibility
Jim al-Khalili
Title variation
Golden age of Arabic science
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Al-Khalili, Jim
Dewey number
509.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Discoveries in science
  • Civilisation, Western
Label
Pathfinders : the golden age of Arabic science, Jim al-Khalili
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-269) and index
Contents
A dream of Aristotle -- The rise of Islam -- Translation -- The lonely alchemist -- The house of wisdom -- Big science -- Numbers -- Algebra -- The philosopher -- The medic -- The physicist -- The prince and the pauper -- Andalusia -- The Maragha revolution -- Decline and renaissance -- Science and Islam today
Control code
000046239939
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 302 p, [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781846141614
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
Label
Pathfinders : the golden age of Arabic science, Jim al-Khalili
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-269) and index
Contents
A dream of Aristotle -- The rise of Islam -- Translation -- The lonely alchemist -- The house of wisdom -- Big science -- Numbers -- Algebra -- The philosopher -- The medic -- The physicist -- The prince and the pauper -- Andalusia -- The Maragha revolution -- Decline and renaissance -- Science and Islam today
Control code
000046239939
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 302 p, [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781846141614
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps

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