The book of Orosius
Date: Before 950
Original Language: Arabic
A comparison of the Arabic Kitāb Hurūshiyūsh with Orosius’ Historiae adversus paganos, a universal history from the creation up to the 5th century, shows that the Arabic version was not a mere translation, but a revision of the Latin text. It was made by the Christian Ḥafṣ ibn Albar al-Qūṭī and the Muslim Qāsim ibn Aṣbagh (d. 951).
The cooperation between a Christian and M…