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The Mechanical Corpus of Al-Isfizārī in the Sciences of Weights and Ingenious Devices: New Arabic Texts in Theoretical and Practical Mechanics[1] Mohammed Abattouy[2] and Salim Al-Hassani[3] This essay is about our recent work[4] on the critical edition and English translation of the Arabi...
Atilla Bir, "Kitâb al-Hiyal" of Banû Mûsâ bin Shâkir Interpreted in Sense of Modern System and Control Engineering. Preface and edition by Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu (Studies and Sources on the History of Science, 4.) 227 pp., figs., tables, bibl. Istanbul: Research Centre for Islamic History, Art, and Cu...
11th May 2012, London – His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales has written the foreword for the latest edition of the best-selling 1001 Inventions book, published by National Geographic, which demonstrates the enduring legacy of Muslim civilization. The previous two editions of the flagship 1001 Inv...
The Suhayl: International Journal for the History of the Exact and Natural Sciences in Islamic Civilisation was founded in the 2001 and has since had acclaimed historians contribute to it including Professor Jan P. Hogendijk, Professor David A. King, Professor Julio Samso, Professor Ahmed Djebbar, P...

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