Florian Cajori

1859 - 1930

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Florian Cajori was a Swiss mathematician best known for his influential History of Mathematics.
Full MacTutor biography [Version for printing]

List of References (8 books/articles)

Some Quotations (5)

A Poster of Florian Cajori

Mathematicians born in the same country

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. Introduction to Cajori's A history of mathematics
  2. Florian Cajori on William Oughtred

Honours awarded to Florian Cajori
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Lunar featuresCrater Cajori


Other Web sites
  1. Encyclopaedia Britannica
  2. S D Chambless (A letter from Cajori to Gauss's grandson) and the reply
  1. University of California
  2. Mathematical Genealogy Project

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