References for Augustus De Morgan

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  1. J M Dubbey, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830901138.html
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9029609/Augustus-De-Morgan

Books:

  1. S E De Morgan, Memoir of Augustus De Morgan by his wife Sophia Elizabeth De Morgan (London, 1882).

Articles:

  1. Augustus De Morgan, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 32 (1872), 112-118.
  2. N L Biggs, De Morgan on map colouring and the separation axiom, Arch. Hist. Exact Sci. 28 (2) (1983), 165-170.
  3. N L Biggs, E K Lloyd and R J Wilson, C S Peirce and De Morgan on the four-colour conjecture, Historia Math. 4 (1977), 215-216.
  4. E V Cherkasova, Definition of transformation group in De Morgan's book 'On the foundation of algebra' (Russian), Voprosy Istor. Estestvoznan. i Tekhn. (1) (1992), 90-92.
  5. G B Halsted, Biography : De Morgan, Amer. Math. Monthly 4 (1897), 1-5.
  6. B S Hawkins, De Morgan, Victorian syllogistic and relational logic, Modern Logic 5 (2) (1995), 131-166.
  7. B S Hawkins, A reassessment of Augustus De Morgan's logic of relations : a documentary reconstruction, Internat. Logic Rev. (19-20) (1979), 32-61.
  8. L M Laita, Influences on Boole's logic : the controversy between William Hamilton and Augustus De Morgan, Ann. of Sci. 36 (1) (1979), 45-65.
  9. A Macfarlane, Lectures on Ten British Mathematicians of the Nineteenth Century (New York, 1916), 19-33. Brr> http://www.gutenberg.net/etext06/tbmms10p.pdf
  10. B H Neumann, Augustus De Morgan, Bull. London Math. Soc. 16 (1984), 575-589.
  11. H M Pycior, Augustus De Morgan's algebraic work : the three stages, Isis 74 (272) (1983), 211-226.
  12. A Rice, Augustus De Morgan: Historian of science, History of Science 34 (1996), 201-240.
  13. A Rice, Augustus De Morgan (1806-1871), The Mathematical Intelligencer 18 (3) (1996), 40-43.
  14. J L Richards, Augustus De Morgan, the history of mathematics, and the foundations of algebra, Isis 78 (291) (1987), 7-30.
  15. G C Smith, De Morgan and the laws of algebra, Centaurus 25 (1-2) (1981/82), 50-70.
  16. G C Smith, De Morgan and the transition from infinitesimals to limits, Austral. Math. Soc. Gaz. 7 (2) (1980), 46-52.

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