Francesco Maurolico

1494 - 1575

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Francisco Maurolico was an Italian Benedictine who wrote important books on Greek mathematics. He also worked on geometry, the theory of numbers, optics, conics and mechanics.
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List of References (58 books/articles)

A Poster of Francesco Maurolico

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Honours awarded to Francesco Maurolico
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