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Transformation of Knowledge: Early Manuscripts from the Collection of Lawrence J. Schoenberg

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This remarkable collection of medieval and Renaissance manuscripts in Westerna dn Estern languages reflects the collector's fascination with science and technology. These hand-written volumes reveal the complexity and sophistication of pre-modern knowledge about the physical world in the Christian, Jewish, and Muslim traditions. The interdependence of these traditions, and ...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published June 29th 2011 by Paul Holberton Publishing (first published February 15th 2007)
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Elena
Jan 06, 2009 rated it it was amazing
Can't describe this collection of manuscripts on mathematics, astronomy, medicine, philosophy that I found in the bookstore of the British Museum. I can only say its beauty is incredibly overwhelming!!
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