Four manuscripts written during Ibn Khaldun's lifetime exist in Turkey alone.
Two undated ones also exist, which were written, at the latest, shortly after his death.
The internet billionaire must have a good degree of knowledge about international literature to choose requires a person to possess a breadth of historical knowledge for it to appear on his reading list.Some Arabs believed Ibn Khaldun referred to Arab Bedouins who were described in the Quran as "the Arabs of the desert are the worst in unbelief and hypocrisy". Few, if any, works written before modern times can boast of being as well represented by manuscripts.All these manuscripts have the same textual value that, in the period after the invention of printing, would be ascribed to a book printed under its author's supervision.
There may be occasional mistakes, but a carefully written manuscript usually compares favorably with a printed text.
This place is situated in Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia, its geographical coordinates are 26° 25' 21" North, 50° 6' 8" East and its original name (with diacritics) is Ibn Khaldūn.