References for Al-Sijzi


  1. Y Dold-Samplonius, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830904026.html

Books:

  1. M Bagheri and J P Hogendijk (trs.), al-Sijzi's treatise on geometrical problem solving (Tehran, 1996).

Articles:

  1. Kh F Abdulla-zade, Al-Biruni's letter to Abu Sa'id (Russian), Izv. Akad. Nauk Tadzhik. SSR Otdel. Fiz.-Mat. Khim. i Geol. Nauk 3(89) (1983), 16-19.
  2. J L Berggren, Al-Sijzi on the transversal figure, J. Hist. Arabic Sci. 5 (1-2) (1981), 23-36.
  3. P Crozet, L'idée de dimension chez al-Sijzi, Arabic Sci. Philos. 3 (2) (1993), 251-286.
  4. N G Khairetdinova, The trigonometry of al-Sijzi (Russian), Istor.-Mat. Issled. No. 26 (1982), 197-204.
  5. R Rashed, Al-Sijzi et Maimonide : commentaire mathématique et philosophique de la proposition II-14 des 'Coniques' d'Apollonius, Arch. Internat. Hist. Sci. 37 (119) (1987), 263-296.
  6. B A Rozenfel'd, R S Safarov and E I Slavutin, The geometric algebra of as-Sijzi (Russian), Istor.-Mat. Issled. No. 29 (1985), 321-325; 349.
  7. B A Rozenfel'd and R S Safarov (trs.), Abu Said Akhmad as-Sidzhizi, Book of measurement of spheres by spheres (Russian), Istor.-Mat. Issled. No. 29 (1985), 326-333; 349.
  8. A Sayili, in Beyruni'ye Armagan (Ankara, 1974), 169-207.

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