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Arabic Thought and Its Place in History

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Arabic Thought and Its Place in History
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Publisher: Kegan Paul and Company
ISBN/ASIN: 0486427625
Number of pages: 307

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Well-documented study of the mutual influence of Arabic and Western worlds during the Middle Ages traces the transmission of Greek philosophy and science to the Islamic cultures. A fascinating portrait of medieval Muslim thought, it illustrates commonalities with Judaic and Christian teachings as well as points of divergence.

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