## References for: Doubling the cube

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**Books:**
- M R Cohen and I E Drabkin (trs.), A source book in Greek science (Harvard, 1948).
- T L Heath,
*A history of Greek mathematics* **I** (Oxford, 1931).
- W R Knorr,
*The ancient tradition of geometric problems* (Boston, 1986).
- W R Knorr,
*Textual studies in ancient and medieval geometry* (Boston, 1989).
- I Thomas,
*Selections illustrating the history of Greek mathematics : Vol 1 (From Thales to Euclid)* (London, 1967).
- I Thomas,
*Greek mathematical works* (London, 1939).

**Articles:**

- J Delattre and R Bkouche, Why ruler and compass?, in
*History of Mathematics : History of Problems* (Paris, 1997), 89-113.
- K Saito, Doubling the cube : a new interpretation of its significance for early Greek geometry,
*Historia Math.* **22** (2) (1995), 119-137.

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