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Harriot, Thomaslocked

(c. 1560–1621)
  • J. J. Roche


Harriot, Thomas (c. 1560–1621), mathematician and natural philosopher, was born in the city or county of Oxford. All that is known for certain of his family is that his father was a commoner, he had a married sister, he had relatives in Berkshire...

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