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Ptolemy

Edited by John Roberts

in Oxford Dictionary of the Classical World

Published in print January 2007 | ISBN: 9780192801463
Published online January 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780191727061
Ptolemy

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wrote at Alexandria, between ad 146 and c.170, definitive works in many of the mathematical sciences (see mathematics...

Reference Entry.  844 words. 

Subjects: Classical Studies

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