Eratosthenes was the director of the great library of alexandria

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Eratosthenes Measurement of the Circumference of the Earth is not the only reason why he is known. He was also director of Alexandria's library (appointed by Ptolemy III)[@vallejomoreu2019El infinito en un junco: la invenci├│n de los libros en el Mundo Antiguo]. As such, he was aware of the different languages of the known world. He was the first to express the linguistic and ethnic diversity of the world.


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