Petrus Apianus


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German geographer, mathematician, and astronomer, a native of Leisnig who studied in Leipzig and Vienna and in 1527 was appointed professor of mathematics at Ingolstadt. His best-known publications were ...

Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700).

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