References for Max Planck

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  1. H Kangro, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830903438.html
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9108525/Max-Planck

Books:

  1. H Hartmann, Max Planck als Mensch und Denker (1953).
  2. J L Heilbron, The dilemmas of an upright man : Max Planck as spokesman for German science (Berkeley, 1986).
  3. A Hermann, Max Planck in Selbstzeugnissen und Bilddokumenten (Hamburg, 1973).
  4. C Jungnickel and R McCormmach, Intellectual Mastery of Nature, 2 Volumes (Chicago, 1986).
  5. M Planck, Scientific Autobiography, and Other Papers (1949).

Articles:

  1. M Born, Max Planck, Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society of London 6 (1948-49), 161-188.
  2. J Franck, Max Planck, Science 107 (1948), 534-537.
  3. M J Klein, Max Planck and the Beginnings of Quantum Theory, Archive for History of Exact Sciences 1 (1962), 459-479.
  4. M J Klein, Planck, Entropy, and Quanta, 1901-1906, The Natural Philosopher 1 (1963), 83-108.
  5. M J Klein, Thermodynamics and Quanta in Planck's Work, Physics Today 19 (1966), 23-32.
  6. W Meissner, Max Planck, Science 113 (1951), 75-81.
  7. L Meitner, Max Planck als Mensch, Naturwissenschaften 45 (1958), 406-408.
  8. J F Mulligan, Max Planck and the 'black year' of German physics, American journal of physics 62 (1994), 1089-1097.

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