Averroes (Ibn Rushd)

Muslim Scholar, Philosopher, and Physician of the Twelfth Century

Great Muslim Philosophers and Scientists of the Middle Ages

Abu al-Walid ibn Rushd (better know by his Latin name Averroes) was born in Córdoba, the capital of al-Andalus, as Muslim Spain was called. He was dedicated to the study of Plato and Aristotle, writing comprehensive commentaries on the great Greek philosophers who introduced Europe to the breadth of Greek philosophy. Known as one of the greatest interpreters of Aristotle, he provided a link between ancient and modern thought.

Library Bound Book List: $38.10 / S&L: $28.60

Reading Level: 6

Interest Level: 5-8

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-1-4042-0514-7
Author : Liz Sonneborn
Copyright : 2006
Language : English
Category : World History, Biographies
Pages : 112
Trim : 6 7/8" x 9 1/2"
GRL : Z
Dewey : B
Dewey(two) : 181.92
ATOS : 9.6
ARPoints : 3
Subject : World History, Biographies
Binding : Library