TITLE

Magellan's and Elcano's Proof

AUTHOR(S)
Kalajdzievski, Sasho
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Mathematical Intelligencer;Winter2001, Vol. 23 Issue 1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a caricature of Magellan's and El Cano's proof that the Earth is round. Gap in the proof pointed out by Michael Little-Endings in an issue of 'Transactions of the SubAntarctic Mathematical Society'; Accounts of Magellan's travel.
ACCESSION #
4820099

 

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