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Review of What Islam Did For Us: Understanding Islam's Contribution to Western Civilization by Tim Wallace-Murphy. London: Watkins Publishing, 2006. Paperback 272 pages ISBN-10: 1842931903 - ISBN-13: 978-1842931905. What Islam Did For Us: Understanding Islam's Contribution to Western Civilization...
Figure 1. The original world map by al-Idrisi. On the left, shows how the map is supposed to be viewed with Makkah (Mecca) centred north of Arabia. On the right, the map has been flipped upside-down to show the modern approach when veiwing the world map (Source) *** Note of the...
In June 2014, The Foundation for Science, Technology and Civilisation (FSTC) played host to a delegation from Turkey and held a workshop on Women of Science and Management in History attended by 27 participants.  The delegation from the Human Development and Social Education Foundatio...
"This is the 18th year there’s been a World Book Day, and on 5th March 2015 children of all ages will come together to appreciate reading. Very loudly and very happily. The main aim of World Book Day in the UK and Ireland is to encourage children to explore the pleasures of books and reading by prov...

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