Follow these links to find out more about Baghdad and the House of Wisdom.
http://www.theschoolrun.com/homework-help/baghdad-c900 This provides a lot of background information about the place at that time in history
http://www.gohistorygo.com/#!house-of-wisdom/cjsr This will tell you more about the House of Wisdom
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02m88n1 Watch this video to find out what life was like in Baghdad
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