B’s refusal to acknowledge Islam’s contributions to modern life is baffling, in light of the evidence.
B, just because someone built a dome before Muslims did does not make them ignorant copycats. St. Peter’s Basilica has a dome, does that negate Catholic architecture?
The fact is, examples of muslim architecture are so distinctive, that even an inexperienced eye can identify them with ease.
Acoustic engineering was developed by Islamic architects, who designed mosques so that a speaker’s voice could be heard evenly throughout a large room.
Dome of the Rock, Jreusalem
The Kipchak Mosque, Turkmenistan
Nashirah-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
And last, but not least….