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Science  05 Mar 2010:
Vol. 327, Issue 5970, pp. 1203
DOI: 10.1126/science.1187158

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Science and Islam A History by Ehsan Masood Icon Books, London, 2009. 264 pp. £14.99, C$30. ISBN 9781848310407. Paper, 256 pp. £8.99, C$20. ISBN 9781848310810.

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Masood's accessible survey explores the history of science in the Islamic world between the 8th and 16th centuries.