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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1991)

Document title

Muslim contributions to geography until the end of the 12th century AD

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

AL-MONAES W. A. ;

Abstract

The A. relates the story of the many-sided aspects of the Muslim contribution to geography. It was a part of that new expression of an intellectual renaissance which characterized the rise of Islamic civilization. The discoveries made by Islamic people helped to further knowledge of many new areas. The three main contributions concern descriptive geography, astronomical and mathematical geography, cartography

Source

Article of periodic

published at : GeoJournal / ISSN 0343-2521 / CODEN GEOJDQ

Editor : Springer, Heidelberg - ALLEMAGNE (1977)

Millesime : 1991, vol. 25, no4 [pp. 393-400]

Bibliographic references : 13 réf.

Language

Anglais

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 17887

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