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Author:MacTutor Math History Archives
Description: Linked essay sketching trigonometry from its beginnings out of the early correspondence between astronomy and mathematics through the 18th century, with 17 references (books/articles).

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Articles, Bibliographies
Math Topics: History and Biography, Trigonometry

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