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Identify THE CONTRIBUTION OF Abul Hasan Ali Al-Masu'di TO GEOGRAPHY ?

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Asked by truth exposed, 30 Oct '12 06:18 pm
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Al Masudi was an accomplished geologist and mineralogist. He studied earthquakes and in one his treatises he analyzed the earthquake of 855 CE. He also propounded a theory of evolution from minerals to plants to animals to man. In this work he presages Charles Darwin by nine hundred years.
Answered by LIPSIKA, 30 Oct '12 06:28 pm

 
  
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