Achmed Ibn Mohammed Alfagan Abu Hamed ( - 980)
Abu Hamed lived in Bagdad and worked at the observatory at court. He made his own instruments and observed the planets with them. His observations and descriptions of his instruments filled a two volume book.
Illustr. Lexikon der Astronomie, by Adolph Drechsler, Verlag J.J. Weber, Leipzig 1881, p. 7
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