The myth of classical knowledge diffusion — Vox Popoli

Both atheists and Muslims have been attempting to pass off medieval propaganda about the Islamic world preserving the Greaco-Roman classical canon that subsequently launched the Renaissance as historical fact, but the historical record demonstrates precisely the opposite.The oft-repeated assertion that Islam “preserved” classical knowledge and then graciously passed it on to Europe is baseless. Ancient…

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