Nicomachus of Gerasa

about 60 - about 120

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Nicomachus was one of the leading members of the Pythagorean School whose Introduction to Arithmetic was the standard arithmetic text for more than 1000 years.
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List of References (10 books/articles)

Some Quotations (2)

A Poster of Nicomachus

Mathematicians born in the same country

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Other Web sites
  1. Encyclopaedia Britannica
  2. Jay Kappraff in the NNJ

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JOC/EFR April 1999

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