Ibn Jubair: Capturing the Decline of Islamic PowerLEARN MORE
Ibn Jubair is widely recognised as one of the greatest travellers and geographers of Muslim history. From...
The Mosque of Djenne, Mali
West African Mosque Architecture - A Brief IntroductionLEARN MORE
Mosques built in parts of the Muslim world where Arabs migrated or took control of through wars developed a...
A Model of the HistoriansLEARN MORE
In this short article we learn about Al-Mas'udi, a man regarded by Ibn Khaldun as the Imam of historians. Al-...
A smallpox vaccine commemoration stamp (Turkey: 1967)
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu and the Introduction of Smallpox Vaccination to EnglandLEARN MORE
This short article describes Lady Montagu's efforts in introducing a technique of vaccinating against...
A Treasure House on the HudsonLEARN MORE
Olana is a remarkable galley of exquisite works of art collected by Fredric Edwin Church during his travels...