The Maragha School

Theoretical developments in astronomy were not restricted to the astronomers of southern Spain. In the thirteenth century, another centre of theoretical activity grew up in the eastern part of the Islamic world, the first major figure being Nasir al-Din al-TusI(better known in the West as Nasir Eddin). Nasir al-Din was an advisor to the Mogul conqueror Hiilegii, a grandson of Genghis Khan and (despite his other excesses) a patron of the sciences, and was a man of enormous influence, both during his own lifetime and subsequently. He was committed

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