References for George Atwood

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  1. E M Cole, W Back, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830900185.html
  2. Biography by Simon Schaffer, in Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford, 2004).

Books:

  1. H E Bird, Chess History and Reminiscences (London, 1882).
  2. E G R Taylor, The mathematical practitioners of Hanoverian England 1714-1840 (Cambridge, 1966).

Articles:

  1. J L Heilbron, A mathematicians' mutiny, with morals, in World changes, Cambridge, MA, 1990 (Cambridge, MA, 1993), 81-129.
  2. J Ravetz, The representation of physical quantities in eighteenth-century mathematical physics, Isis 52 (1961), 7-20.
  3. S Schaffer, Machine philosophy, Osiris 9 (1994), 157-82

JOC/EFR February 2005

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