References for Autolycus

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  1. G L Huxley, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).


  1. Autolycus of Pitane, On the moving sphere and on risings and settings (Beirut, 1971).
  2. T L Heath, A history of Greek mathematics I, II (Oxford, 1931).
  3. O Neugebauer, A history of ancient mathematical astronomy (New York, 1975).


  1. G Aujac, Autolycos de Pitané, prédécesseur d'Euclide, in Proceedings of the seminar on the history of mathematics 5 (Paris, 1984), 1-12.
  2. O Neugebauer, Notes on Autolycus, Centaurus 18 (1973/74), 66-69.
  3. O Schmidt, Some critical remarks about Autolycus' On risings and settings, in Den 11te Skandinaviske Matematikerkongress, Trondheim1949 (Oslo, 1952), 202-209.

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