References for Nasir al-Din al-Tusi

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  1. S H Nasr, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830904400.html
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9073899/Nasir-al-Din-al-Tusi

Books:

  1. G D Mamedbeii, Muhammed Nasir al-Din al-Tusi on the theory of parallel lines and the theory of ratios (Azerbaijani), Izdat. Akad. Nauk Azerbaijzansk. SSR (Baku 1959).
  2. F J Ragep, Nasir al-Din al-Tusi's Memoir on Astronomy Vol I, Vol II (New York, 1993).

Articles:

  1. N A Abdulkasumova, The 'Tahrir al-Majisti [Commentary on the Almagest]' of Nasir ad-Din at-Tusi (first book) (Russian), Izv. Akad. Nauk Azerbaidzan. SSR Ser. Fiz.-Tehn. Mat. Nauk (4) (1977), 114-121.
  2. S A Ahmedov, Extraction of a root of any order and the binomial formula in the work of Nasir ad-Din at-Tusi (Russian), Mat. v Skole (5) (1970), 80-82.
  3. U Ataev, The commentary of Kazi -zade ar-Rumi on the astronomical treatise of Nasir ad-Din at-Tusi (Russian), Questions on the history of mathematics and astronomy I, Trudy Samarkand. Gos. Univ. (N.S.) Vyp. 229 (1972), 124-127.
  4. U Ataev, The mathematician and astronomer Nasir ad-Din at-Tusi (Russian), Questions on the history of mathematics and astronomy I, Trudy Samarkand. Gos. Univ. (N.S.) Vyp. 229 (1972), 119-123.
  5. 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.
  6. N Berozashvili, The Tbilisi manuscripts of Nasir ad-Din at-Tusi's commentaries to Euclid's 'Elements' (Georgian), Sakharth. SSR Mecn. Akad. Moambe 89 (2) (1978), 497-500.
  7. M di Bono, Copernicus, Amico, Fracastoro and the mechanism of al-Tusi : observations on the use and the transmission of a model (Italian), in Copernicus and the Copernican question in Italy from the sixteenth to the nineteenth century, Ferrara, 1993 (Florence, 1996), 69-96.
  8. M di Bono, Mario Copernicus, Amico, Fracastoro and Tusi's device: observations on the use and transmission of a model, J. Hist. Astronom. 26 (2) (1995) 133-154.
  9. A V Dorofeeva, Nasir ad-Din at Tusi (1201-1274) (Russian), Mat. v Shkole (3) (1989), i, 145-146.
  10. L I Dovlatova, Basic objects in the 'introduction' to the first book of 'Tahrir Ugli dis' by Muhammed Nasir ad-Din at-Tusi (Russian), Azerbaidzan. Gos. Univ. Ucen. Zap. Ser. Fiz.-Mat. Nauk (2) (1969), 83-86.
  11. N G Hairetdinova, On the history of Nasir ad-Din at-Tusi 's 'Treatise on the quadrilateral' (Russian), Voprosy Istor. Estestvoznan. i Tehn. (1)(54) (1976), 42-43, 97, 107.
  12. O Gingerich, A Tusi couple from Schöner's 'De revolutionibus'?, J. Hist. Astronom. 15 (2) (1984), 128-133.
  13. W Hartner, Nasir al-Din al-Tusi 's lunar theory, Physis - Riv. Internaz. Storia Sci. 11 (1-4) (1969), 287-304.
  14. R I Ibadov, Determination of the sine of one degree by Nasir ad-Din at-Tusi (Russian), Izv. Akad. Nauk Azerbaidzan. SSR Ser. Fiz.-Tehn. Mat. Nauk 1968 (1) (1968), 49-54.
  15. F A Kasumhanov, The theory of continuous quantities and the study of number in the works of Muhammad Nasir-al-din Tusi (Russian), Trudy Inst. Istor. Estest. Tehn. 1 (1954), 128-145.
  16. E S Kennedy, Two Persian astronomical treatises by Nasir al-Din al-Tusi, Centaurus 27 (2) (1984), 109-120.
  17. A Kubesov, The commentaries of Nasi ad-Din at-Tusi on the treatise of Archimedes 'On the sphere and cylinder' (Russian), Voprosy Istor. Estestvoznan. i Tehn. Vyp. 2 (1969), 23-28.
  18. T Lévy, Gersonide, le pseudo-Tusi, et le postulat des parallèles. Les mathématiques en Hébreu et leurs sources arabes, Arabic Sci. Philos. 2 (1) (1992), 39-82.
  19. J W Livingston, Nasir al-Din al-Tusi's 'al-Tadhkirah' : A category of Islamic astronomical literature, Centaurus 17 (4) (1973), 260-275.
  20. K M Mamedov, On the commentaries of Nasir al-Din al-Tusi in Books I-III of 'Tahrir Eglidis' in the 'Elements' of Euclid (Azerbaijani), Akad. Nauk Azerbaijzan. SSR Trudy Inst. Mat. Meh. 2 (10) (1963), 147-158.
  21. J F Ragep, The two versions of the Tusi couple, in From deferent to equant (New York, 1987), 329-356.
  22. G Rosi'nska, Nasir al-Din al-Tusi and Ibn al-Shatir in Cracow?, Isis 65 (1974), 239-243.
  23. B A Rozenfeld, New information concerning the authorship of the Rome edition of Euclid's 'Elements' by Nasir ad-Din at-Tusi (Russian), Voprosy Istor. Estestvoznan. i Tehn. (1)(42) (1972), 36, 95, 103.
  24. B A Rozenfeld, On the mathematical works of Nasir al-Din al-Tusi (Russian), Istor.-Mat. Issled. 4 (1951), 489-512.
  25. B A Rozenfeld and A P Yushkevich, Notes au traité de Nasir al-Din al-Tusi sur les lignes parallèles (Russian), Istor.-Mat. Issled. 13 (1960), 525-532.
  26. G Saliba, The role of the 'Almagest' commentaries in medieval Arabic astronomy : a preliminary survey of Tusi's redaction of Ptolemy's 'Almagest', Arch. Internat. Hist. Sci. 37 (118) (1987), 3-20.
  27. B H Siddiqui, Nasir al-Din Tusi, A History of Muslim Philosophy I (Wiesbaden, 1963), 564-580.
  28. H Tllasev, Certain mathematical and astronomical manuscripts of Nasir ad-Din at-Tusi in the collection of the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Academy of Sciences of the Uzbek SSR (Russian), Izv. Akad. Nauk UzSSR Ser. Fiz.-Mat. Nauk 16 (4) (1972), 63-65.
  29. T Street, Tusi on Avicenna's logical connectives, Hist. Philos. Logic 16 (2) (1995), 257-268.
  30. Kh Kh Tllashev, Nasir ad-Din at-Tusi and his algebraic treatise (Russian), in Mathematics and astronomy in the works of Ibn Sina, his contemporaries and successors (Tashkent, 1981), 126-135, 157.
  31. Kh Kh Tllashev, Certain mathematical and astronomical manuscripts of Nasir ad-Din at-Tusi in the collection of the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Academy of Sciences of the Uzbek SSR (Russian), Izv. Akad. Nauk UzSSR Ser. Fiz.-Mat. Nauk 16 (4) (1972), 63-65.
  32. A U Usamanov, Nasir ad-Din at-Tusi's astronomical tract 'Muiniya' (Russian), in Mathematics in the East in the Middle Ages (Tashkent, 1978), 113-126, 195.
  33. A U Usmanov, The theory of eclipses of Nasir ad-Din at-Tusi in the light of al-Khwarizmi's 'Zij' (Russian), in The great medieval scientist al-Khwarizmi (Tashkent, 1985), 183-191.
  34. I N Veselovsky, Copernicus and Nasir al-Din al-Tusi, J. Hist. Astronom. 4 (2) (1973), 128-130.
  35. B van Dalen, E S Kennedy and M K Saiyid, The Chinese-Uighur calendar in Tusi's 'Zij-i Ilkhani', Z. Gesch. Arab.-Islam. Wiss. 11 (1997), 111-152, 9.
  36. V S Vladimirov, The great Azerbaijani scholar Nasir ad-Din at-Tusi (Russian), Izv. Akad. Nauk Azerbaidzhan. SSR Ser. Fiz.-Tekhn. Mat. Nauk 6 (1) (1985), 3-9.
  37. G E Yusupova, Commentaries to Menelaus' 'Spherics' by al-Tusi and al-Yazdi (Russian), Izv. Akad. Nauk UzSSR Ser. Fiz.-Mat. Nauk (6) (1990), 40-43, 80.

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