abd al rahman
established a rival gov.
moved capital to baghdad
founded the house of wisdom in 830
organized the medical knowledge, wrote " cannon of medicine"
presented theories about the evolution of animals
father of algebra
a poet of the 8th century
wrote a long religous poem in persian that filled six volumes. 13th century poet
a talented musician and singer from baghdad
solving cubic equations, wrote Rubiyatan
wrote down preamble of world history. economists. theories on why empires rise & fall.
realized that infections were caused by bacteria
centeral part of the medical curriculum. used cat gut. known for syrgecal tools
founder of oldest university ever.
abbas ibn firnas
produced a flying machine
ibn al haytham
engineer. invented water clock