Date: Oct 23, 2006 1:06 PM Author: Tummers P (FDCW) Subject: Re: [HM] Archimedes: On the Sphere and Cylinder, Prop. 2

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