

János Bolyai
1802  1860
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János Bolyai was a pioneer of nonEuclidean geometry.

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List of References (27 books/articles)
Some Quotations (3)
A Poster of János Bolyai
Mathematicians born in the same country
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 Additional Material in MacTutor
 Preface of Elemér Kiss, Mathematical Gems from the Bolyai Chests
 Telesvár letter from János to Farkas Bolyai
  Honours awarded to János Bolyai
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 Lunar features  Crater Bolyai


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