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    House of Wisdom - The earliest scientific manuscripts originated in the Abbasid Era. In the Abbasid Empire, many foreign works were translated into Arabic from Greek, Chinese, Sanskrit, Persian and Syriac. The Translation Movement gained great momentum during the reign of caliph al-Rashid, who, like his predecessor, was personally interested in scholarship and poetry.

  • Nora Boyle

    very old book

  • Shahla H

    An Arabic Manuscript ca. the 13th century. The earliest scientific manuscripts originated in the Abbasid Era.

  • NKSA-Mediothek

    The original manuscript of The Thousand and One Nights.

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    House of Wisdom - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

  • Savanna Dance

    Manuscript 1001 Arabian Nights

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