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FSTC Research Team* Table of contents 1. The Birth of the Islamic Science of History 2. The Reinforcement of History Writing in the 9th Century 3. Historians from Muslim Spain 4. Writing the History of the Crusades 5. Lives and Deeds of Scholars 6. Historians from Egypt 7. Historical Wri...
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...
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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