Ibn Ḥawqal, Abū l-Qāsim b. ʿAlī l-Naṣībī (d. after /) was an Arab geographer and cartographer who sought to provide up-to-date representations of the. Called Abu al-Qasim, he is Muhammad b. Hawqal, originally from al-Jazira region in Turkey, north of Mardin. He is also referred to as al-Nusaybini, after. Kitab Surat al-Ardh (كتاب صورة الأرض) The Shape of the Earth. by Ibn Hawqal and M.J. De Goeje. Currently unavailable.

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Ibn Hawqal: Biography of Ibn Hawqal

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Ibn Hawqal: Biography of Ibn Hawqal

It was belief of people of the town that until the flag was hoisted no body could conquer the town. November Learn how and when to remove this template message. In Ibn Hawqal describing it is called primary in relation to the other two groups.


He also incorporated complete chapters on the Arabian Peninsula, the Gulf, Khuzistan, Kirman, and Sind, to which he made a few additions. Naked Buddhist monks with long hair used to walk into the towns wearing garlands of skulls”. Abdirahman bin Isma’il al-Jabarti, Arabic: In the s the celebrated dutch orientalist Michael Jan de Goeje edited a selection of MS texts by Arab geographers, which was published by BrillLeiden in an 8-volume series titled Bibliotheca geographorum Arabicorum.

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