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The Sanskrit, Syriac and Persian Sources in the Comprehensive Book of Rhazes [electronic resource]

  • Kahl, Oliver
  • Brill Academic Publishers
  • 2015
The Sanskrit, Syriac and Persian Sources in the Comprehensive Book of Rhazes [electronic resource]

Abstract

In this study of the Sanskrit, Syriac and Persian sources in Rhazes'(d. 925 CE) famous Arabic encyclopedia titled al-Ḥāwī, Oliver Kahl offers for the first time a textual and historical documentation of an hitherto neglected ‘foreign'cluster of material.