Directory of Historians of Islamic Medicine and Allied Sciences - Hardcover
Author: Sami K.Hamarneh
This book, as a the title suggests, is a directory of outstanding contemporary medical historians and scholars, some of whom are also medical practitioners. It provides bibliographical information on the persons listed, their privates and proifessional contact numbers and addresses, and a bibliographical of their significant works. The book, following the author’s 1980 Directory of Historians of Arabic-Islamic Science, shares the latter’s aims and objectives of documenting the supremacy of the Arabic-Islamic legacy in the health sciences. Listed alphabetically by name, the work is useful, one-of-a-kind reference tool for those interested in locating particular scholar known for his research in the allied health sciences. This book can be used to locate outstanding personalities in the field of allied health sciences, and identify important works and ongoing research by scholars in the field of medicine. It verifies authorship and helps to check where, how, and in what form the work can be found.