1001 Inventions: The Enduring Legacy of Muslim Civilization: Official Companion to the 1001 Inventions Exhibition

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Companion to the record-breaking London exhibit (coming to NY, LA, and NGS), this book is rich with vibrant images and little known facts that highlight revolutionizing discoveries made throughout Muslim history that effected world change and continue to shape our world today.

1001 Inventions: The Enduring Legacy of Muslim Civilization takes readers on a journey through years of forgotten Islamic history to discover one thousand fascinating scientific and technological inventions still being used throughout the world today. Take a look at all of the discoveries that led to the great technological advances of our time; engineering, early medicinal practices, and the origins of cartography are just a few of the areas explored in this book.

1001 Inventions provides unique insight into a significant time period in Muslim history that has been looked over by much of the world. A time where discoveries were made and inventions were created that have impacted how Western civilization and the rest of the world lives today. The book will cover seven aspects of life relatable to everyone, including home, school, hospital, market, town, world and universe.

Additional Information

Author Name Salim T. S. Al-Hassani
Format Paperback
Publisher National Geographic
Published February 28, 2012
Language English
ISBN 10 1426209347
ISBN 13 9781426209345

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