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Originally appearing in Volume V26, Page 722 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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BIRLCOGRAPIY.—(a) Geometrical and Astronomical. C. A. Bretschneider, Die Geometric u. die Geometer vor Euklides (Leipzig, 187o) ; H. Hankel, Zur Geschichte der Mathematik (Leipzig, 1874) ; G. J. Allman, " Greek Geometry from Thales to Euclid," Hermathena, No. v. (Dublin, 1877): M. Cantor, Vorlesungen 'fiber Geschichte der Mathematik (Leipzig, ,188o) ; P. Tannery, ' Thales de 3lilet ce qu'il a emprunte a 1'Egypte," Revue Philosophique, March 188o; " La Tradition touchant Pythagore, Oenopide, et Thales," Bul. des Sc. Math., May 1886; R. Wolf, Geschichte der Astronomic (Munich, 1877). See also under ECLIPSE and ASTRONOMY. (b) Philosophical. The histories of Greek philosophy mentioned s.v. PARMENIDES. A. B. Krische, Forschungen, pp. 34–42 (Gottingen, 1840). (H. JA.)
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