Ibn Labban( Arabic astrologer, mathematician and astronomer.)
Comments for Ibn Labban
Biography Ibn Labban
(Abu al-Hasan ibn Kushyar Labban Bashahri ibn al-Gili)
(ca. 970 - OK. 1030)
Native Gilan. Among his works: "Overall Zij", "Guide to the astrolabe," Treatise on the astrolabe and the choice [days], "" On the comprehensive science of astronomy ", etc.. Of particular importance is his "Book of the imposition of sentences in the art stars," consisting of 4 books: 1) the principles of art, 2) predictions about world affairs, and 3) predictions about the fate of the people of their birth, and 4) the selection of favorable days.
1. Matvievskaya G., Rosenfeld B. Mathematicians and astronomers of the Muslim Middle Ages and their works (VIII-XVII centuries)..
2. Saidan AS. Kushyar ibn Labban ibn Bashahri. / / Dictionary of Scientific Biography.