William Wallace

1768 - 1843

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William Wallace worked on geometry and discovered the (so-called) Simson line of a triangle.
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List of References (12 books/articles)

A Poster of William Wallace

Mathematicians born in the same country

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. An archive of some manuscripts owned by William Wallace

Honours awarded to William Wallace
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Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh1804


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