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Mark Cartwright
by Eduard Lebiedzki
published on 02 March 2022
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A detail of a 19th-century fresco showing Anaxagoras (l. c. 500-c. 428 BCE), the Pre-Socratic Greek philosopher who claimed the First Cause of existence was Mind (nous). By Eduard Lebiedzki, after a design by Carl Rahl. (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens)

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Lebiedzki, E. (2022, March 02). Anaxagoras. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Lebiedzki, Eduard. "Anaxagoras." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 02 Mar 2022. Web. 19 Jul 2024.