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Coxeter, Harold Scott Macdonald [Donald]locked

  • J. W. P. Hirschfeld


Coxeter, Harold Scott Macdonald [Donald] (1907–2003), mathematician, was born on 9 February 1907 at 1B Holland Park Road, Kensington, London, the son of Harold Samuel Coxeter, manufacturer of compressed gases and surgical instruments, and his wife, Lucy, née Gee, painter. Originally named Macdonald Scott Coxeter...

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