18. Encyclopaedias
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In volume S1 | book 2, Islamic Literature in the Arabic Language | Section 1, The Classical Period from ca. 750 until ca. 1000

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1. Abū ʿAbdallāh Mūḥammad b. Aḥmad b. Yūsuf al-Khwārazmī, who flourished during the reign of Nūḥ II, 365–87/975–97.

Kitāb mafātīḥ al-ʿulūm, reprint C. 1342, see E. Wiedemann, Das Kap. über al-Ḥiyal, Beitr. z. Gesch. d. Naturw. VI (SB der phys.-med. Soc. Erlangen 1906), 16–56, ch. VII, Über die Ausdrücke, die im Dīwān al-māʾ benutzt werden, ibid. X (1906), 307–13, Über Geometrie u. Arithmetik nach den M. al-ʿU., ibid. XIV (1902), 1…

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Carl Brockelmann, “18. Encyclopaedias”, in: Brockelmann in English: The History of the Arabic Written Tradition Online. Consulted online on 14 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2542-8098_breo_COM_S121180>
First published online: 2018



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