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Desargues, Girard (1591–1661)

in A Dictionary of Scientists

Published in print January 1999 | ISBN: 9780192800862
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191726835
Desargues, Girard (1591–1661)

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(1591–1661) French mathematician and engineer

Little is known of the early life of Desargues except that he was born in

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Subjects: Science and Mathematics

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