Sextant (mushabbaha bi'l-manâtiq) of Taqî al-Din.
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Figure 1. Plan of Mshatta Palace.
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Msatta is a renowned Ummayad palace with spectacular architectural and artistic details that continues to...
Figure 1. The general plan of Ince minaret madrasa (1260-65)
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Figure 1: Map showing Merv at the heart of trade routes of the Islamic east and central Asia.
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