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Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius

lived from 480 to 524


Boethius was a Roman mathematician and philosopher who wrote texts on geometry and arithmetic which were used for many centuries during a time when mathematical achievement in Europe was at a remarkable low.


Find out more at:
http://mathshistory.st-andrews.ac.uk/Biographies/Boethius.html