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Gerard of Cremona (1114–87)

Simon Blackburn

in The Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy

Third edition

Published in print January 2016 | ISBN: 9780198735304
Published online March 2016 | e-ISBN: 9780191799556
Gerard of Cremona (1114–87)

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Interested in Arabic astronomy, Gerard removed himself to Toledo, where he learned Arabic. He translated the Almagest of *Ptolemy

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