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Topic: [HM] Alexandria
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Jose Ferreiros

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Registered: 12/3/04
[HM] Alexandria
Posted: Mar 15, 2006 3:59 AM
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Dear friends and colleagues,

being no expert in ancient math, I wonder what kind of precise information
we have about the Museum of Alexandria and its activities. Can you suggest
good articles or books dealing with this topic?

I would be interested in works that are very explicit about the sources. If
there is some work that collects together the sources we have for
reconstructing what the Museum was, and how it worked, that would be
perfect.

Thank you. Regards from Seville, where the heat has already shown up, but
will disappear soon (or at least will take it easier!).

Jose Ferreiros




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