References for Andrea Tacquet

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  1. P Stromholm, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830904243.html

Articles:

  1. H Bosmans, André Tacquet (S.J.) et son traité d'arithmétique théorique et practique, Isis 9 (1927), 66-82.
  2. H Bosmans, Le Jesuite mathematicien anversois André Tacquet (1612-1660), Gulden Passer 3 (1925), 63-87.
  3. G Nuchelmans, A 17th-century debate on the 'consequentia mirabilis', Hist. Philos. Logic 13 (1) (1992), 43-58.
  4. F Palladino, On the theory of proportions in the seventeenth century. Two noteworthy contributions : 'Cuts of rational numbers' by the Galilean G A Borelli and 'Classes of measures' by the Jesuit A Tacquet (Italian), Nuncius Ann. Storia Sci. 6 (2) (1991), 33-81.

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