Johan Philip van Lansberge

1561 - 1632

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Philippe van Lansberge was a Flemish clergyman who wrote on mathematics and astronomy. He calculated π to 28 places by a new method.
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List of References (12 books/articles)

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  1. The Galileo Project

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