[vc_row][vc_column width=”5/6″][vc_custom_heading text=”Heide, Florence Parry and Judith Heide Gilliland (illustrated by Mary GrandPré). The House of Wisdom. New York: DK Publishing, Inc., 1999.” google_fonts=”font_family:Raleway%3A100%2C200%2C300%2Cregular%2C500%2C600%2C700%2C800%2C900|font_style:600%20bold%20regular%3A600%3Anormal” link=”||target:%20_blank|”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/6″][ult_buttons btn_title=”Go” btn_link=”||target:%20_blank|” btn_size=”ubtn-small” btn_title_color=”#ffffff” btn_bg_color=”#272ef4″ icon_size=”32″ btn_icon_pos=”ubtn-sep-icon-at-left”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″]

Publishing Organization
[vc_column_text]DK Publishing, Inc.[/vc_column_text]
Description/Annotation
[vc_column_text]Non-fiction, illustrated story of the Abbasid era translation effort that brought the knowledge of the ancient world and many cultures into the Arabic language, where it was preserved, built upon and later translated into Latin in Europe, where it helped stimulate the Renaissance.[/vc_column_text]
Type of Resource
[vc_column_text]Book, children and youth literature[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″]
Topic Category
  • World history
  • Islamic history and civilization
  • Islamic civilization
  • World religions
  • Children and youth literature
Grade Level
  • Elementary
  • Middle School
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