Abu Bekr ibn Muhammad ibn alHusayn AlKaraji
953  about 1029  
AlKaraji was an Islamic mathematician who wrote about the work of earlier mathematicians and who can be regarded as the first person to free algebra from geometrical operations and replace them with the type of operations which are at the core of algebra today.  
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List of References (21 books/articles)
Mathematicians born in the same country

 
 
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