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The Book of Roger is a 12th century geographical compendium written in Arabic by Al-Idrisi.

Those wishing to follow this subject up may also wish to take a look at:

Tabula Rogeriana (Wikipedia)
The Book of Roger (BBC A History of the World in 100 Objects)
Al-Idrisi And Roger’s Book (Saudi Aramco World, July/August 1997, pages 14 – 19)