People of Al-Andalus: Ibn Khaldun, Mozarab, Ziryab, Musa bin Nusair, Abdul Rahman Al Ghafiqi, Muhammad XII of Granada, Umar ibn Hafsun

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Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: Ibn Khaldun, Ziryab, Musa Bin Nusair, Abdul Rahman Al Ghafiqi, Umar Ibn Hafsun, Tariq Ibn Ziyad, Abbas Ibn Firnas, Abu Al-Hasan Ali Ibn Othman, Musa Ibn Musa Ibn Qasi, Abû 'uthmân Sa'îd Ibn Hakam Al Qurashi, Al-Mansur Ibn Abi Aamir, Pelagius of Cordova, Ibn Said Al-Maghribi, Al-Hurr Ibn Abd Al-Rahman Al-Thaqafi, Zaida of ...

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Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: Ibn Khaldun, Ziryab, Musa Bin Nusair, Abdul Rahman Al Ghafiqi, Umar Ibn Hafsun, Tariq Ibn Ziyad, Abbas Ibn Firnas, Abu Al-Hasan Ali Ibn Othman, Musa Ibn Musa Ibn Qasi, Abû 'uthmân Sa'îd Ibn Hakam Al Qurashi, Al-Mansur Ibn Abi Aamir, Pelagius of Cordova, Ibn Said Al-Maghribi, Al-Hurr Ibn Abd Al-Rahman Al-Thaqafi, Zaida of Seville, Muhammad An-Nasir, Yusuf Ibn 'abd Al-Rahman Al-Fihri, Abdullah Ibn Muhammad Al-Umawi, Anbasa Ibn Suhaym Al-Kalbi, Count Cassius, Al-Samh Ibn Malik Al-Khawlani, Casilda of Toledo, Abû 'umar Ibn Sa'îd, Abu Hafs, Munuza, Al-Mundhir, Yusuf Ii, Almohad Caliph, Ibn Ammar, Tarif Ibn Malluk, Yusuf Iii, Sultan of Granada, Recemund, Mohammad Abu Abdallah Ben Hudzail Al Sahuir, Ibn Hud, Ibn Idhari, Ibn Marwan, Abdallah Al-Adil, Husayn of Zaragoza, Al-Mustain I, Ibn Bassam, Ubayd Allah Abu Marwan, Abdul-Wahid I, Almohad Caliph, Abu L-Hattar Al Husam Ibn Darar Al-Kalbi, Ibn Al-Wafid, Al-Zuhri, Yusuf Al-Mu'taman Ibn Hud, Al-Mamun of Toledo, Tuwaba Ibn Salama Al-Gudami, Álvaro of Córdoba, Abd Al-Rahman Ibn Katir Al-Lahmi, Jalaf Ibn Rashid, Udrra Ben Abd Allah Al-Fihrí, Bahlul Ibn Marzuq, Ahmad Al-Muqtadir, Ayyub Ibn Habib Al-Lakhmi, Abd Allah, Al-Mustain Ii, Al-Mundhir I, Abu Taur of Huesca, Aumar Ben Aumar, Yahya, Al-Mundhir Ii, Abd Al-Rahman Ben Uqba, Abu Nour. Excerpt: Abbas Ibn Firnas (810 887 A.D. ), also known as Abbas Qasim Ibn Firnas and (Arabic language ), was a Berber polymath : an inventor , engineer , aviator , physician , Arabic poet , and Andalusian musician . He was born in Izn-Rand Onda, Al-Andalus (today's Ronda , Spain ), and lived in the Emirate of Córdoba . He is known for an early unsuccessful attempt at aviation . Work Ibn Firnas designed a water clock called Al-Maqata, devised a means of manufacturing colorless glass , he invented various glass...

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  • ISBN-13: 9781156678770
  • Publisher: General Books LLC
  • Publication date: 5/22/2010
  • Pages: 52
  • Product dimensions: 7.44 (w) x 9.69 (h) x 0.11 (d)

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