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Archimedes (c. 287—212 bc) Greek mathematician and inventor, of Syracuse


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of Bithynia, astronomer and mathematician (fl. c.100 bc), wrote three treatises on elementary ‘spherics’: Σφαιρικά, in three books, dealing with great and small circles on the sphere; Περὶ ...

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