Atlas of Mauretania
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This article is about the Mauretanian king. For other uses, see Atlas (disambiguation).
King Atlas was said to have been skilled in philosophy, mathematics, and astronomy. In antiquity, he was credited with inventing the first celestial globe. In some medieval texts, he is even credited with the invention of astronomy itself.
- For example, in the Annales Cambriae (B Text).
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