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The three unsolved problems of antiquity

In Sidelights on the Cardan-Tartaglia Controversy (Apr., 1938) by Martin A. Nordgaard in the National Mathematics Magazine, Vol. 12, No. 7, pp. 327-364, it is written on the first page The ...