Muslim Cultural Legacies

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Muslim Scholars

specialists in many fields of study

Surgical Techniques

reason Muslims were successful against the Europeans in the Crusades

Dome of the Rock

famous mosque in Jerusalem

Kwarizimi

made significant advancements in Algebra

al-Farabi

"The Second Teacher"

Muslim Golden Age

conserved ancient Greek writings

al-Zahrawi

wrote medical encyclopedias & performed the first c-section

Albumasar

author of Persian astrology manuals

Al - Haythem

created a geocentric model of the universe

Al-Shatir

advanced the scientific method and criticized Ptolemy

Averroes

Wrote commentaries on Aristotle demonstrating that faith and reason are compatible.

Khaldoun

wrote a book of universal history about every field of knowledge of his day

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