References for Fibonacci

Version for printing
  1. K Vogel, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830901418.html
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9047817/Leonardo-Pisano

Books:

  1. J Gies and F Gies, Leonard of Pisa and the New Mathematics of the Middle Ages (1969).
  2. H Lüneburg, Leonardi Pisani Liber Abbaci oder Lesevergnügen eines Mathematikers (Mannheim, 1993)

Articles:

  1. A Agostini, Leonardo Fibonacci (Italian), Archimede 5 (1953), 205-206.
  2. A Agostini, L'uso delle lettere nel 'Liber abaci' di Leonardo Fibonacci, Boll. Un. Mat. Ital. (3) 4 (1949), 282-287.
  3. I G Basmakova, The 'Liber quadratorum' of Leonardo of Pisa (Russian), in History and methodology of the natural sciences XX (Moscow, 1978), 27-37.
  4. P K Chong, The life and work of Leonardo of Pisa, Menemui Mat. 4 (2) (1982), 60-66.
  5. M Dunton and R E Grimm, Fibonacci on Egyptian fractions, Fibonacci Quart 4 (1966), 339-354.
  6. R Franci and L Toti Rigatelli, Towards a history of algebra from Leonardo of Pisa to Luca Pacioli, Janus 72 (1-3) (1985), 17-82.
  7. P Freguglia, The determination of π in Fibonacci's 'Practica geometriae' in a fifteenth-century manuscript (Italian), in Contributions to the history of mathematics (Modena, 1992), 75-84.
  8. S Glushkov, On approximation methods of Leonardo Fibonacci, Historia Math. 3 (1976), 291-296.
  9. A F Horadam, Fibonacci's mathematical letter to Master Theodorus, Fibonacci Quart. 29 (2) (1991), 103-107.
  10. A F Horadam, Eight hundred years young, The Australian Mathematics Teacher 31 (1975) 123-134.
  11. G Loria, Leonardo Fibonacci, Storia delle mathematiche I (Turin, 1929), 379-410.
  12. H Lüneburg, Fibonaccis aufsteigende Kettenbrüche, ein elegantes Werkzeug mittelalterlicher Rechenkunst, in Séminaire Lotharingien de Combinatoire (Strasbourg, 1991), 135-149.
  13. H Lüneburg, Fibonaccis aufsteigende Kettenbrüche, ein elegantes Werkzeug mittelalterlicher Rechenkunst, Sudhoffs Arch. 75 (2) (1991), 129-139.
  14. E A Marchisotto, Connections in mathematics : an introduction to Fibonacci via Pythagoras, Fibonacci Quart. 31 (1) (1993), 21-27.
  15. E Picutti, Leonardo of Pisa's congruous-congruent numbers (Italian), Physis - Riv. Internaz. Storia Sci. 23 (2) (1981), 141-170.
  16. E Picutti, The 'Book of squares' of Leonardo of Pisa and the problems of indeterminate analysis in the Palatine Codex 557 of the National Library in Florence : Introduction and comments (Italian), Physis - Riv. Internaz. Storia Sci. 21 (1-4) (1979), 195-339.
  17. S Shalhub, The calculations and algebra of abu Kamil Shuja- ibn Aslam and his effects on the work of al-Karaji and on the work of Leonardo Fibonacci (Arabic), in Deuxième Colloque Maghrebin sur l'Histoire des Mathématiques Arabes (Tunis, 1990), A23-A39.
  18. J Weszely, Fibonacci, Leonardo Pisano (c. 1170-c. 1240) (Romanian), Gaz. Mat. Mat. Inform. 1 (3) (1980), 124-126.

JOC/EFR October 1998

The URL of this page is:
http://www-history.mcs.st-andrews.ac.uk/References/Fibonacci.html