Sir Henry Savile

1549 - 1622

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Henry Savile was an English mathematician who founded professorships of geometry and astronomy at Oxford.
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List of References (4 books/articles)

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. Aubrey's Brief Lives entry

Honours awarded to Henry Savile
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