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Al-Masaalik Wa Al-Mamaalik

Documentary heritage submitted by the Islamic Republic of Iran and Germany and recommended for inclusion in the Memory of the World Register in 2015.

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Al-Masaalik Wa Al-Mamaalik

The Al-Masaalik Wa Al-Mamaalik is one of the most important geographical books from the 4th century AH/10 CE, which presents an accurate description of the then socio-economic, cultural and political conditions of the Islamic lands – from India to Africa – supplemented by maps.

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