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Trinity College Dublin


ET7246 - Geometry and Trigonometry
Dr. David R. Wilkins
Resources for the study of the History of Geometry and Trigonometry

Geometry and Trigonometry in Ancient Mesopotamia

The History of Geometry in Greece before Euclid

The History of Geometry in India

B. Datta and A.N. Singh, History of Hindu Mathematics, Parts I and II (1935 and 1938)
Note that Part I concerns number systems etc., and Part II concerns algebra and number theory
B. Datta, A.N. Singh, K.S. Shukla, Hindu Geometry, in Indian Journal for the History of Science, Vol 15, No. 2 (1979)
Wikipedia: The Kerala School of Geometry and Mathematics

Dr. David R. Wilkins, School of Mathematics, Trinity College Dublin.