References for Geminus

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  1. D R Dicks, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Geminus.aspx

Books:

  1. E J Dijksterhuis, Gemini Elementorum astronomiae (Leiden, 1957).
  2. T L Heath, A History of Greek Mathematics (2 Vols.) (Oxford, 1921).
  3. O Neugebauer, A history of ancient mathematical astronomy (New York, 1975).

Articles:

  1. A C Bowen and B R Goldstein, Geminus and the concept of mean motion in Greco-Latin astronomy, Arch. Hist. Exact Sci. 50 (2) (1996), 157-185.
  2. S Drake, Hipparchus- Geminus- Galileo, Stud. Hist. Philos. Sci. 20 (1) (1989), 47-56.
  3. B L van der Waerden, Greek astronomical calendars. V. The motion of the Sun in the Parapegma of Geminos and in the Romaka-Siddhanta, Arch. Hist. Exact Sci. 34 (3) (1985), 231-239.

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