Date: Late 10th century, and after 977 Original Language: Arabic
In this work, which is dedicated to Abū l-Ḥasan al-ʿUtbī, fixing the date of its composition as some time shortly after 977, al-Khwārazmī aims at compiling a concise dictionary of definitions, a reference work, of the technical terms that a secretary of the chancery or financial departments of the bu…
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" Mafātīḥ al-ʿulūm." Christian-Muslim Relations. A Bibliographical History.
General Editor David Thomas.
Brill Online, 2014. Reference.
11 March 2014