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The Book of Healing

1014 - 1020

Why is it canonical?

This work on science and philosophy, as well as many others by ibn Sina on a wide range of subjects, draw strongly from ancient sources, especially Aristotle, in ways that Europeans had yet to do. His ideas had a strong influence on the Parisian scholastics.

Creators

ibn Sina Avicenna

Locations

Baghdad

Languages

Arabic

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