Chronological List of Articles

1.

Alexander the Great, 356-323 B.C.E.

2.

Alexandria in Egypt, 332 B.C.E.

3.

Euclid's biography: 3rd Century B.C.E

4.

Greek scholars of Euclid: 200-500 A.D.

5.

The importance of Proclus, A.D. 410-485

6.

The hostility of Christianity to pagan learning: 3rd Century

7.

Brief look at the Islamic empire: 7th Century

8.

The Arabian Euclid: 9th to 11th Centuries

9.

Arabian scholars of Euclid: 9th-14th Centuries

10.

Mysterious English verses: 10th Century?

11.

Coming into Europe: Athelhard of Bath: 12th Century

12.

The rise of the European university: 12th Century

13.

The rise of the printed text: 15th Century

14.

Coming into English: Billingsley: 16th Century

15.

The Greek text of Euclid

16.

Problems with the text

17.

An anecdote on textual problems from the Swarthmore library

 

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