Alexander the Great, 356-323 B.C.E.
Alexandria in Egypt, 332 B.C.E.
Euclid's biography: 3rd Century B.C.E
Greek scholars of Euclid: 200-500 A.D.
The importance of Proclus, A.D. 410-485
The hostility of Christianity to pagan learning: 3rd Century
Brief look at the Islamic empire: 7th Century
The Arabian Euclid: 9th to 11th Centuries
Arabian scholars of Euclid: 9th-14th Centuries
Mysterious English verses: 10th Century?
Coming into Europe: Athelhard of Bath: 12th Century
The rise of the European university: 12th Century
The rise of the printed text: 15th Century
Coming into English: Billingsley: 16th Century
The Greek text of Euclid
Problems with the text
An anecdote on textual problems from the Swarthmore library