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Topic: [HM] question about term "normal"
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Tummers P (FDCW)

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Re: [HM] Archimedes: On the Sphere and Cylinder, Prop. 2
Posted: Oct 23, 2006 1:06 PM
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Archimedes, On the Sphere and cylinder.

Dijksterhuis, in his "Archimedes", Princeton 1987, p. 150 (ISBN
0691084211) gives the same remark and says it must be an interpolation
because Archimedes never quotes Euclid anywhere else.

P.M.J.E. Tummers
University Maastricht

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