Figure 1. Cairo plan from Pîrî Reis b. Haci Muhammad's book Kitâb-i Bahriye, Suleymaniye Library, Ayasofya 2612.
Historians of EgyptLEARN MORE
This article reviews in some details of the extensive efforts by Muslims in recordings of the history of...
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This article recognises the efforts and achievements of Muslim North African and Spanish historians....
Figure 1. Gok Madrasa's gate, Sivas, Turkey (from Miniaturk, Istanbul).
Scientific Life during the Period of the Anatolian SeljuksLEARN MORE
Besides the madrasas, hospitals and social assistance institutions established in Anatolia during the...
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This article mainly covers the cultural encounters between Europe and the Ottomans who had become immediate...
Figure 1. An artistic impression of Muhammad Ibn Ishaq (Image from www.faithfreedom.org)
Early Muslim HistoriansLEARN MORE
History, and the study of it, has existed as a highly respected science for literally centuries, and has...