Jazari, Ibn al-Razzaz al-

(c. 1180—1206)

Related Overviews


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500)


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(fl. c.1180–1206) Author of an influential book on mechanics, written in Arabic.

The Book of Knowledge of Ingenious Mechanical Devices (completed c.1206) describes automata, water clocks, and water-raising machines and ...

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

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.