## History of Science: Ancient and medieval science from the beginnings to 1450 |

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Ancient Science in the East | 12 |

Bibliography | 62 |

MESOPOTAMIA r labat | 65 |

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according Akkadian Alexandria algebraic Anaximander ancient angle Apollonios appeared Arabic Archimedes Aristarchos Aristotle Aristotle's arithmetic Aryabhata astrology astronomical Babylonian body Book calculations calendar called celestial centre century b.C. Chinese circle conics considered contained cosmology decimal described developed diameter discussed diseases divided doctrine earth eclipses Egyptian Eleatic School elements Empedocles epicycle equal equations Eratosthenes Euclid Eudoxos fact fifth century fourth century fractions geographical geometry Greek haruspicy Hellenistic Hence Herophilos Hipparchos Indian irrational knowledge lunar magical mathematical mathematicians medicine mentioned Mesopotamian method moon motion nakshatras nature notation observations original Pappos Papyrus period phenomena philosophers physicians planets Plato Posidonios principles problems Ptolemy Ptolemy's purely Pythagoras Pythagoreans ratio Roman scientific scientists second century a.d. sexagesimal solar sphere square stars straight line substances Sumerian Surya Siddhanta tablets texts Thales Theophrastos theorem theory third century tions tradition treatise triangle Veda Vedic Xenophanes