National Geographic Readers: Ibn al-Haytham: The Man Who Discovered How We See
Meet the scientist known as the "Father of Optics," Ibn al-Haytham!
During the golden age of science, knowledge, and invention in Muslim civilisation -- also known as the "Dark Ages" in Western Europe -- this incredible scholar discovered how we see and set the stage for the methods we now know as the scientific process. Packed with beautiful and engaging photos, kids will learn all about this fascinating scientist.
The text provides accessible, yet wide-ranging, information for independent readers.
"An illuminating introduction to both a significant era in the history of science and one of its brightest stars." -- Kirkus
Format: Paperback, 48 pages