Arab Geographers

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Early Arab geographers were mainly astronomers, administrative officials, or philologists; others were systematic geographer-cartographers, travelers, anthologists, or encyclopedists; many were polymaths. They provide valuable information on Byz.-Arab relations; on the ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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