Abraham bar Hiyya Ha-Nasi

1070 - 1136

Abraham bar Hiyya was a Spanish Jewish mathematician and astronomer. He wrote the first book to introduce Islamic algebra to Europe.
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Mathematicians born in the same country

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  1. Encyclopaedia Britannica
  2. H Toyryla (a pdf file)
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