Ibn Al-Haytham

Ibn Al-Haytham

The Man Who Discovered How We See

Book - 2016
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During the golden age of science, knowledge, and invention in Muslim civilization, Ibn al-Haytham discovered how we see. His discoveries set the stage for the methods we now know as the scientific process.
Publisher: Washington, District of Columbia :, National Geographic,, 2016
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9781426325007
Characteristics: 48 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour), colour map, portraits (some colour) ; 23 cm


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Oct 23, 2018

The author writes about this scientist in an easy-to-understand way, mixing some personal facts with scientific discoveries. I came away thinking that al-Haytham and I could have been pals, which is probably totally inappropriate, but he sounds like a sensible, clear-headed person.

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