The Enduring Legacy of Muslim Civilization
By Salim T. S. Al-Hassani (Editor)
National Geographic Society, Paperback, 9781426209345, 351pp.
Publication Date: February 28, 2012
" 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.
"...this heavily illustrated volume, edited by Salim T.S. Al-Hassani, stands on its own as an accessible history of the golden era that spanned from the 7th to the 17th century."
--Boston Sunday Globe