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Medieval Islamic manuscript. This book dates from the 9th and 10th Century. It contains words written in Arabic and Persian. During medieval period, Islamic scholars produced huge volumes of scientific work and made important advancements in their understanding of the world. This period is known as the Islamic Golden Age and lasted from the 7th to 15th Century. Photographed at The Al-Biruni Institute of Oriental Studies in Uzbekistan.
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