TITLE

Hunayn ibn-Ishaq: a forgotten legend

AUTHOR(S)
Johna, Samir
PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
American Surgeon;May2002, Vol. 68 Issue 5, p497
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
Profiles Hunayn ibn-Ishaq, an Assyrian born to a Nestorian druggist in al-Hira near Babylon. Family background; List of prominent people whom ibn-Ishaq made translated works; Example of original works of ibn-Ishaq; Discussion on the misfortunes experienced by ibn-Ishaq.
ACCESSION #
7750141

 

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