AB Muhammad Al-Hasan Al-Hamd N

AB Muhammad Al-Hasan Al-Hamd N

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Ab Mu ammad al- asan ibn A mad ibn Ya'q b al-Hamd n was an Arab Muslim geographer, poet, grammarian, historian, and astronomer, from the tribe of Hamdan, western 'Amran/Yemen. He was one of the best representatives of Islamic culture during the last effective years of the Abbasid caliphate. The biographic data of al-Hamd n is hardly well-known, despite his extensive scientific work. He was held in repute as a grammarian, wrote much poetry, compiled astronomical tables, devoted most of his life to the study of the ancient history and geography of Arabia, and died in prison in San'a', Yemen in 945show more

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  • Paperback | 88 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 141g
  • DIC Press
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6134913375
  • 9786134913379