Islamic Science & Byzantium


Joseph Gerard Leichter, The Zij as Sanjari of Gregory Chioniades: Greek text, English Translation and Greek to Arabic Glossary– The doctoral dissertationwritten under the direction of the late Dr. David Edwin Pingree of Brown University. The Greek text is Chioniades’ translation of al-Khazini’s Arabic text of the same title.

David Pingree. “Gregory Chioniades and Palaeologan Astronomy”. Dumbarton Oaks Papers 18 (1964), 135–60.

David Pingree, The Astronomical Works of Gregory Chioniades, Volume I: The Zij al- Ala’i  by Gregory Chioniades, Corpus des Astronomes Byzantins 2, J.C. Gieben, Amsterdam

Alexander Jones, An Eleventh-Century Manual of Arabo-Byzantine Astronomy, Corpus des Astronomes Byzantins 3, J.C. Gieben, Amsterdam

Dimitri Gutas, “Arabic into Byzantine Greek: Introducing a Survey of Translations”, in Knotenpunkt Byzanz: Wissenformen und Kulturelle Wechselbezichungen, Edited by Andreas Speer and Philipp Steinkrüger, De Gruyther, Berlin, 2012, pp.  246-262

Judith Pfeiffer, Politics, Patronage and the Transmission of Knowledge in 13th-15th Century Tabriz, Brill, Leiden, 2014