**With Java animations by Bill Casselman**

- Allan Bromley, Notes on the Antikythera Mechanism,
*Centaurus***29**(1986) pp. 5-27. Bromley proposes a plausible gearing plan, different in some important details from Price's. The differences do not involve either of the gear assemblys examined here. - Derek de Solla Price, Gears from the Greeks - The Antikythera
Mechanism, A Calendar Computer from ca. 80 B.C.,
*Transactions of the American Philosophical Society***64**, part 7 1974 - Derek de Solla Price, An Ancient Greek Computer,
*Scientific American*June 1959 pp. 60-67 - C. D. Olds,
*Continued Fractions*, Random House (New Mathematical Library) New York 1963. (The result quoted is Theorem 3.8 on p. 74). - E. C. Zeeman, Gears from the Greeks,
*Proceedings of the Royal Institution*(G.B.)**58**(1986) 137-156

- 1. The history of the Mechanism
- 2. Pictures of a Mechanism
- 3. The Sun-Moon Assembly
- 4. Gear ratios and continued fractions
- References

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