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Al-Khwarizmi : the inventor of algebra

Author: Corona Brezina
Publisher: New York : Rosen Pub. Group, 2006.
Series: Great Muslim philosophers and scientists of the Middle Ages.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Describes the life and accomplishments of the Muslim mathematician and scholar who wrote "Al-Jabr wal-Muqabala" which laid the foundations for modern algebra.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Muḥammad ibn Mūsá Khuwārizmī; Muḥammad ibn Mūsá Khuwārizmī
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Corona Brezina
ISBN: 1404205136 9781404205130
OCLC Number: 60791632
Description: 112 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction : the Islamic contribution to science --
Baghdad during the golden age of Islam --
Al-Khwarizmi's life --
The invention of algebra --
An astronomer and geographer --
Al-Khwarizmi's legacy.
Series Title: Great Muslim philosophers and scientists of the Middle Ages.
Responsibility: Corona Brezina.
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Describes the life and accomplishments of the Muslim mathematician and scholar who wrote "Al-Jabr wal-Muqabala" which laid the foundations for modern algebra.

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I read two books in the series <a href="http://www.rosenpublishing.com/showseries.cfm?id=PK000000330">Great Muslim Philosophers and Scientists of the Middle Ages</a> by Rosen Publishing. They were the books about <a href="http://www.rosenpublishing.com/showtitle.cfm?id=PK000038016">al-Khawarizmi</a>...
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