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Georgius Agricola

German mineralogist


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Georgius Agricola was a German Humanist scholar, mineralogist and metallurgist. Born in the small town of Glauchau, in the Electorate of Saxony of the Holy Roman Empire, he was broadly educated, but took a particular interest in the mining and refining of metals.

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Leipzig University

University in Leipzig, Germany

University of Padua

University in Italy

University of Bologna

University in Bologna, Italy

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#127 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#810 World Rank
#1146 World Rank
#1413 World Rank
#2293 World Rank