References for Archytas


  1. K von Fritz, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    See THIS LINK.
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/biography/Archytas-of-Tarentum

    Books:

  3. K Freeman, Ancilla to the Pre-Socratic Philosophers (Oxford, 1971).
  4. T L Heath, A History of Greek Mathematics (2 Vols.) (Oxford, 1921).
  5. B L van der Waerden, Science Awakening (New York, 1954).

    Articles:

  6. E Craig (ed.), Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy 1 (London-New York, 1998), 367-369.
  7. B B Hughes, Hippocrates and Archytas double the cube : a heuristic interpretation, College Math. J. 20 (1) (1989), 42-48.
  8. G E R LLoyd, Plato and Archytas in the seventh letter, Phronesis (2) 35 (1990), 159-173.
  9. E Marczewski, 'Platon et Archytas' de Norwid, Zastos. Mat. 10 (1969), 9-15.
  10. E Neuenschwander, Zur überlieferung der Archytas-Lösung des delischen Problems, Centaurus 18 (1973/74), 1-5.
  11. M Timpanaro Cardini, Pitagorici. Testimonianza e fragmenti II (Florence, 1962), 226-384.