ISSN: 2003-2222

Author : Ali Kasar Ghadeer, Dr.

for Ibn Khurdathba ( D 300 a.h. / 912 A.C )and scientific position historical conograph

Mohammed Abed Al-Sharify; Baidaa; Dr. Ali Kasar Ghadeer

Al-Bahith Journal, 2012, Volume 2, Issue 3, Pages 483-501

Neither ancient nor modern resources specified an accurate history regarding the birth or death dates of Ibn Khurdathba .
2 –Ibn Khurdathba has descended from Persian family lately entered into islam .
3 – The growth of Ibn Khurdathba in a family worked in the military field , close to the royal court has helped him to start his practical life early and allowed him also to contact with caliphs , ministers and writers in addition to occupying of the significant positions in the state , making it easier to get information from their original resources .
4 - Ibn Khurdathba was a man with variable culture , he had an important role in the science of geography especialy ( knowing of the roads , locations of the cities , weather in addition to the news of general history and some arts like ( music and singing ) .