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Lucas Watzenrode Prince-Bishop of Warmia

Lucas Watzenrode the Younger was Prince-Bishop of Warmia (Ermeland) and patron to his nephew, astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus.

Lucas Watzenrode was the maternal grandfather of Nicolaus Copernicus.

Pszenno Village in Lower Silesian, Poland

Pszenno is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Świdnica, within Świdnica County, Lower Silesian Voivodeship, in south-western Poland.

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Nicolaus Copernicus Renaissanse-era mathematician and astronomer who formulated the heliocentric model of the Universe

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The Nicolaus Copernicus University Press is a book publisher founded in 1967. NCU Press is an official department of Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń (Poland).

The Nicolaus Copernicus University Library was established on August 24, 1945, alongside the Nicolaus Copernicus University, Toruń, Poland.

Theophylact Simocatta was an early seventh-century Byzantine historiographer, arguably ranking as the last historian of Late Antiquity, writing in the time of Heraclius about the late Emperor Maurice (582–602).

Bernard Wapowski was a historian and the leading Polish cartographer of the 16th century, known as "the father of Polish cartography."

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The Nicolaus-Copernicus-Gesamtausgabe is a comprehensive, commented collection of works by, about, and related to Nicolaus Copernicus. The Gesamtausgabe includes Copernicus's surviving manuscripts and notes, his published writings, other authors' commentary about Copernicus and his works, a bibliography, and a biography.

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Nicolaus Copernicus Monument, Warsaw

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Nicolaus Copernicus Monument, Toruń

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Nicolaus Copernicus Monument in Kraków

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Nicolaus Copernicus Monument (Chicago)

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