Muslim Heritage

Arabic Medicinal Manuscripts of Pre-Colonial Northern Nigeria: A Descriptive List

By: Mukhtar Umar Bunza West African Muslim scholars produced a number of Arabic works relating to medicine, philosophy, economic studies, political thought, geography, architecture, town planning and public administration… Introduction Traditional Muslim scholarship in West Africa, as elsewhere, used to involve fields of knowledge outside the scope of narrowly defined […]

New Book: Muslim Contributions to Sciences

A new book Muslim Contributions to Sciences by noted Canadian author Zakaria Virk is now available online (pdf) . Muslim contributions in the following disciplines have been discussed at length with pertinent diagrams and maps. Contents  of the book are as follows: Chapter 1        Muslim Contributions to Opthalmology                                           5 Chapter […]