When was Al-Biruni born?
What language did Al-Biruni not know?
Who was the sultan of Delhi at the time, Ibn Battuta?
Who wrote Kitab-ul-Hind?
When was ibn battuta ordered to go to china as Muhammad Bin Tughlaq’s envoy to the Mongol ruler?
Where did ibn battuta stay for eighteen months as the qazi?
Where did ibn battuta travel extensively?
Who wrote a detailed account of trade and society in south India?
Who were a doctor, political philosopher, and historian?
Al-biruni relied almost exclusively on the works of what?
What cleanses the air, and the salt in the sea prevents the water from becoming polluted?
What did historians suggest towns derived a significant portion of their wealth from?
What country did Bernier think was depressing?
How did Bernier view India in relation to the western world?
Bernier was drawing an oversimplified picture of what?
What were openly sold in markets, like any other commodity, and were regularly exchanged as gifts?
What practice did Bernier use to describe the treatment of women?
Who was amazed by the efficiency of the postal system?
What city did ibn battuta describe as the largest in India?
Who described the coconut as “Nuts like a man’s head”?