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The First Muslim Encyclopaedist on Medicine: ᶜAlī b. Sahl Rabbān al-Ṭabarī and his Firdaws al-Ḥikma (c778 – c864)

Dr Salim Ayduz

Abū’l-Ḥasan ᶜAli ibn Sahl Rabbān (or Raban) al-Ṭabarī, son of Sahl Rabbān al-Ṭabarī is a notable 9th-century Muslim physician, psychologist and one of the first scholars who studied the comparative history of religions.…

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