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Biographies

  1. Ptolemy biography
  2. Hipparchus (190 BC-120 BC)
  3. Al-Battani biography
  4. Levi ben Gerson (1288-1344)
  5. Eratosthenes (276 BC-194 BC)
  6. Pappus (about 290-about 350)
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  9. Erasmus Reinhold (1511-1553)
  10. Al-Khwarizmi biography
  11. Georg Peurbach (1423-1461)
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  14. Tycho Brahe biography
  15. Nasir al-Din al-Tusi biography
  16. Nicolaus Copernicus biography
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  19. Johannes Campanus biography
  20. Theon of Alexandria (about 335-about 405)
  21. Jabir ibn Aflah (about 1100-about 1160)
  22. Heron of Alexandria (about 10-about 75)
  23. Michael Mästlin (1550-1631)
  24. Euclid (about 325 BC-about 265 BC)
  25. Henry Savile (1549-1622)
  26. Hypatia (about 370-415)
  27. Theon of Smyrna (about 70-about 135)
  28. Al-Biruni biography
  29. Abu'l-Wafa biography
  30. Gerard Mercator (1512-1594)
  31. Ibn Yunus (950-1009)
  32. Ulugh Beg (1393-1449)
  33. Menelaus (about 70-about 130)
  34. Proclus (411-485)
  35. Mansur (970-1036)
  36. Robert Recorde (1510-1558)
  37. Oronce Fine (1494-1555)
  38. al-Khujandi biography
  39. Ahmed ibn Yusuf biography
  40. João Delgado biography
  41. Sharaf al-Din al-Tusi biography
  42. al-Nasawi biography
  43. Gilles Roberval (1602-1675)
  44. Stephano degli Angeli biography
  45. Christopher Clavius biography
  46. John Sacrobosco (about 1195-1256)
  47. George Allman (1824-1904)
  48. al-Kashi biography
  49. Adriaan van Roomen (1561-1615)
  50. Paul Wittich biography
  51. Jacob ben Tibbon (1236-1305)
  52. Thomas Allen (1540-1632)
  53. Zenodorus (about 200 BC-about 140 BC)
  54. Posidonius (135 BC-51 BC)
  55. Jagannatha (about 1690-about 1750)
  56. Galileo Galilei (1564-1642)
  57. Ruan Yuan biography
  58. Al-Nayrizi biography
  59. Johann Werner (1468-1522)
  60. Morris Kline biography
  61. Edmond Halley (1656-1742)
  62. Eutocius biography
  63. Leonhard Euler (1707-1783)
  64. Marinus (about 450-about 500)
  65. John Wallis (1616-1703)
  66. Apollonius biography
  67. Philip van Lansberge (1561-1632)
  68. Francesco Barozzi biography
  69. Nicholas Kryffs biography
  70. Jeremiah Horrocks (1618-1641)
  71. Asger Aaboe biography
  72. Ibrahim ibn Sinan (908-946)
  73. Benedetto Castelli (1578-1643)
  74. Pedro Nunes (1502-1578)
  75. Gherard (1114-1187)
  76. François Viète (1540-1603)
  77. Giovanni Magini biography
  78. Hans Wussing biography
  79. Qadi Zada (1364-1436)
  80. Petrus Apianus biography
  81. Giovanni Alfonso Borelli biography
  82. Callippus (about 370 BC-about 310 BC)

History Topics

  1. Ptolemy Manuscript
  2. Cartography
  3. References for Ptolemy Manuscript
  4. Ptolemy mss
  5. Ptolemy Source
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  14. Ptolemy Source
  15. Ptolemy Source
  16. Greek astronomy
  17. Ptolemy Source
  18. Trigonometric functions
  19. References for Cartography
  20. Physical world
  21. Arabic mathematics
  22. Doubling the cube
  23. Christianity and Mathematics
  24. Size of the Universe
  25. Cosmology
  26. Longitude1
  27. function concept
  28. Zero
  29. test2.html
  30. Sundials
  31. Science in the 17th century
  32. Classical time
  33. References for Greek astronomy
  34. Indian mathematics
  35. References for Mathematics and Art
  36. Golden ratio
  37. Non-Euclidean geometry
  38. Pi chronology
  39. Pi history
  40. Mathematics and Art
  41. Classical light
  42. Kepler's Laws

Societies etc

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Honours

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References

  1. References for Ptolemy
  2. References for Hipparchus
  3. References for Nicolaus Copernicus
  4. References for Erasmus Reinhold
  5. References for Thabit
  6. References for Ibn Yunus
  7. References for Galileo Galilei
  8. References for Ulugh Beg
  9. References for Al-Battani
  10. References for Theon of Alexandria
  11. References for Tycho Brahe
  12. References for Regiomontanus
  13. References for Joseph Neuberg
  14. References for Nasir al-Din al-Tusi
  15. References for Piero della Francesca
  16. References for Menelaus
  17. References for Eratosthenes
  18. References for August Möbius

Additional material

  1. Ptolemy's hypotheses of astronomy
  2. Rudio's talk
  3. Rose's Greek mathematical literature
  4. Mathematicians and Music 2.1
  5. Proclus and the history of geometry as far as Euclid
  6. Galileo: 'Dialogue
  7. Mathematics at Aberdeen 1
  8. Plato Mathematics
  9. Proclus on the Parallel Postulate
  10. Carathéodory: 'Conformal representation
  11. Pappus on mechanics
  12. Women mathematicians by Dubreil-Jacotin
  13. De Coste on Mersenne
  14. Heath: Everyman's Library 'Euclid' Introduction
  15. Valdivia aspects of maths
  16. Apostol Project
  17. Brinkley Copley Medal
  18. Biography of Mathematics
  19. Mathematicians and Music 2.2
  20. Craig books
  21. Dingle books
  22. Santalo honorary doctorate
  23. Kepler's Planetary Laws
  24. George William Hill's new theory of Jupiter and Saturn
  25. James Jeans addresses the British Association in 1934, Part 2
  26. De Morgan 1859 Preface

Quotations

  1. A quotation by Ptolemy
  2. Quotations by Kepler

Famous Curves

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Chronology

  1. Mathematical Chronology
  2. Chronology for 1AD to 500
  3. Chronology for 1300 to 1500
  4. Chronology for 1100 to 1300

EMS Archive

  1. 1912-13 Nov meeting
  2. EMS Proceedings papers
  3. Edinburgh Mathematical Society Lecturers 1883-2016

BMC Archive

  1. BMC 2011

Gazetteer of the British Isles

  1. Oxford individuals
  2. London Museums
  3. Cork

Astronomy section

  1. The Structure of the Solar System
  2. The Reaches of the Milky Way
  3. List of astronomers
  4. List of astronomers


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