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The lighthouse and the observatory : Islam, science, and empire in late Ottoman Egypt / Daniel A. Stolz, Northwestern University.

Author/Creator:
Stolz, Daniel A., 1985- author.
Publication:
Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2018.
Format/Description:
Book
xiv, 316 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series:
Science in history (Cambridge University Press)
Science in history
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Subjects:
Astronomy, Egyptian.
Astronomy -- Egypt -- History.
Science and state -- Egypt.
Islam and science -- History.
Astronomy.
Islam and science.
Science and state.
Egypt.
Form/Genre:
History.
Summary:
Astronomy and science in Ottoman era Egypt, as partly influenced by the publication The Lighthouse, and in scientific research of the time.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9781107196339
1107196337
OCLC:
1002043962