Three Wise Men

Martin Wainwright profiles great scholars from the medieval Islamic world.

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Episodes

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01The Marvellous Boy20020712

This edition tells the story of Avicenna, a Persian doctor and philosopher.

02A Second Moses20020719

Focusing on the remarkable 12th-century Jewish scholar Maimonides.

03 LASTThe Man Who Saved Aristotle20020726

Focusing on Ibn Rushd, a judge and physician in 12th-century Cordoba.