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date: 16 October 2019

Archimedes 

Source:
A Dictionary of Scientists
Author(s):
 Market House Books Market House Books

(287 bc–212 bc) Greek mathematicianArchimedes' father was an astronomer and he himself inherited an interest in the subject. He was educated in Alexandria and spent most of the rest of his life in his birthplace, Syracuse, under the patronage of ... ...

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