Petrus Peregrinus of Maricourt

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(fl. 13th century)

A physician and possibly crusader in the service of Charles I of Anjou, who dabbled with perpetual motion using magnetism, which led him to investigate the properties ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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