References for Al-Quhi

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  1. Y Dold-Samplonius, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830903554.html

Articles:

  1. P Abgrall, Les cercles tangents d'al-Quhi, Arabic Sci. Philos. 5 (2) (1995), 140-141, 143, 263-295.
  2. J L Berggren, The correspondence of Abu Sahl al-Kuhi and Abu Ishaq al-Sabi : a translation with commentaries (Arabic with English translation), J. Hist. Arabic Sci. 7 (1-2) (1983), 39-124.
  3. J L Berggren, Abu Sahl al-Kuhi's treatise on the construction of the astrolabe with proof (Arabic), Physis Riv. Internaz. Storia Sci. (N.S.) 31 (1) (1994), 141-252.
  4. J L Berggren, al-Kuhi's 'Filling a lacuna in Book II of Archimedes' in the version of Nasir al-Din al-Tusi, Centaurus 38 (2-3) (1996), 140-207.
  5. J P Hogendijk, al-Kuhi's construction of an equilateral pentagon in a given square, Z. Gesch. Arab.-Islam. Wiss. 1 (1984), 100-144.
  6. J P Hogendijk, Corrections and supplements : 'al-Kuhi's construction of an equilateral pentagon in a given square', Z. Gesch. Arab.-Islam. Wiss. 4 (1987/88), 267.
  7. B A Rozenfel'd and R S Safarov, The treatise of the prominent sheikh Abu Sahl Waijan ibn Rustam al-Kuhi on the construction of an equilateral pentagon in a known square (Russian), Istor.-Mat. Issled. No. 30 (1986), 343-351.
  8. R Rashed, Al-Quhi vs. Aristotle : on motion, Arabic Sci. Philos. 9 (1) (1999), 3; 5; 7-24.
  9. J Sesiano, Note sur trois théorèmes de mécanique d'al-Quhi et leur conséquence, Centaurus 22 (4) (1978/79), 281-297.
  10. A P Yushkevich, Geschichte der Mathematik im Mittelalter (Basel, 1964), 258-259; 292.

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