On the Shoulders of Hipparchus

@article{Acerbi2003OnTS,
  title={On the Shoulders of Hipparchus},
  author={Fabio Acerbi},
  journal={Archive for History of Exact Sciences},
  year={2003},
  volume={57},
  pages={465-502}
}
  • F. Acerbi
  • Published 24 April 2003
  • Mathematics
  • Archive for History of Exact Sciences
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