An overview of Babylonian mathematics
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|Linked essay exploring the arithmetic and geometry of the Babylonians, who lived in Mesopotamia, a fertile plain between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers. The Babylonian civilization replaced the Sumerian civilisation and the Akkadian civilisation; this essay gives some historical background to these events.With references and other related web sites.|
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