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1001 inventions : discover the Muslim heritage in our world / chief editor, Salim T. S. Al-Hassani ; co-editors, Elizabeth Woodcock & Rabah Saoud.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 509.53 ALH (Text) 31951004215700 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0955242606
  • ISBN: 9780955242601
  • Physical Description: 364 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: London : Foundation for Science Technology and Civilization, [2006]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 314-323) and index.
Summary, etc.:
Reveals the rich heritage that the Muslim community shares with other communities in the UK and Europe. 1001 Inventions is a non-religious and non-political project seeking to allow the positive aspects of progress in science and technology to act as a bridge in understanding the interdependence of communities throughout human history. The book is published as part of the '1001 Inventions' series of products developed by the Foundation for Science Technology and Civilization and Muslim Heritage Consulting. Complementing the book is a UK-wide travelling exhibition, a dedicated website ( and a teachers' educational pack.
Subject: Science > Islamic countries > History.
Science > Islamic Empire > History.
Technology > Islamic countries > History.
Technology > Islamic Empire > History.
Engineering > Islamic Empire > History.
Muslim scientists.
Muslim engineers.
Islamic civilization.

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