Science, Medicine, and Math in the Early Islamic World (Life in the Early Islamic World)

by Trudee Romanek

Hardcover, 2011

Status

Available

Local notes

935.01 Rom

Collection

Publication

Crabtree Publishing Company (2011), 48 pages

Description

The scientific contributions of the early Islamic empires to science, medicine, and mathematics is considerable. This revealing book explores: their public hospitals, libraries, and universities; their achievements in mathematics and astronomy, and the pursuit of alchemy; Arabic numbers; optics; music and musical instruments; poetry; and education.

Language

Original language

English

Physical description

48 p.; 7.3 inches

ISBN

0778721701 / 9780778721703

Barcode

6416

Lexile

990L

Pages

48
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