In this admirable book Montgomery Watt traces the influence of Islam in medieval Europe, looking in detail at commerce, science and technology, philosophy, and the development of European self-awareness.
Professor Watt's book is a fascinating and stimulating introduction to a subject which is too often ignored. It includes useful notes and references. -- Hakim Adi Professor Watt's book is a fascinating and stimulating introduction to a subject which is too often ignored. It includes useful notes and references.
The Islamic presence in Europe; commerce and technology; Arab achievements in science and philosophy; reconquista and crusade; science and philosophy in Europe; Islam and European self-awareness.
Series: New Edinburgh Islamic Surveys
For Ages: 22+ years old
Number Of Pages: 128
Published: 1st August 1987
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.34 x 13.72
Weight (kg): 0.18