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Augustus Leopold Crelle, 1780–1855

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All mathematicians know and read Crelle’s Journal. Few will know that its founder, Augustus Leopold Crelle, was one of the most eminent personalities in Berlin society of his time.

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Friedelmeyer, JP. (1998). Augustus Leopold Crelle, 1780–1855. In: Begehr, H., Koch, H., Kramer, J., Schappacher, N., Thiele, EJ. (eds) Mathematics in Berlin. Birkhäuser, Basel. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-0348-8787-8_3

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