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Al-Jazari

(c. 1136 - c. 1206)

Image of Platonic philosopher, rhetorician, and author Lucius Apuleius.

Lucius Apuleius

(c. 124 - c. 171)

Depiction of Mughal dynasty founder Babur.

Babur

(1483 - 1530)

Roger Bacon

(c. 1220 - c. 1292)

Bhaskara II

(c. 1114 - c. 1185)

Andrew Blum

Andrew Blum

American writer Ray Bradbury.

Ray Bradbury

(1920 - 2012)

Color image of English novelist Charlotte Brontë with book in hand.

Charlotte Brontë

(1816 - 1855)

Pearl S. Buck

(1892 - 1973)

Samuel Butler

(1835 - 1902)

Thomas Carlyle

(1796 - 1881)

French writer Louis-Ferdinand Céline.

Louis-Ferdinand Céline

(1894 - 1961)

Adrian Chen

Chong Yagyong

(1762 - 1836)

French poet and author Christine de Pisan.

Christine de Pisan

(1364 - c. 1430)

Arthur C. Clarke

(1917 - 2008)

Claudian

(c. 370 - c. 404)

J.M. Coetzee

Black and white photograph of Argentine writer Julio Cortázar.

Julio Cortázar

(1914 - 1984)

Tench Coxe

(1755 - 1824)

French mathematician and philosopher René Descartes.

René Descartes

(1596 - 1650)

Spanish soldier and author Bernal Díaz del Castillo.

Bernal Díaz del Castillo

(c. 1495 - 1584)

George Dyson

Jacques Ellul

(1912 - 1994)