

Bertrand Arthur William Russell
1872  1970
 Click the picture above to see eight larger pictures

In a long and varied career Russell published a vast number of books on logic, theory of knowledge, and many other topics. His best known work was Principia Mathematica .

Full MacTutor biography
 [Version for printing]


List of References (42 books/articles)
Some Quotations (29)
A Poster of Bertrand Russell
Mathematicians born in the same country
Show birthplace location
 Additional Material in MacTutor
 Bertrand Russell on Euclid
 Obituary: The Times

Other Web sites 
 Encyclopaedia Britannica
 Astroseti (A Spanish translation of this biography)
 NNDB
 Bertrand Russell Archives
 Bertrand Russell Editorial Project
 The Bertrand Russell Society
 The Bertrand Russell Society Quarterly
  Nobel prizes site (A Biography of Russell his Nobel lecture and his Nobel prize presentation speech)
 Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
 Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Principia Mathematica)
 Cut the Knot (The Russell Paradox)
 Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy (The Russell Paradox)
 Eric Schechter (The Axiom of Choice)
 Mathematical Genealogy Project


JOC/EFR © December 1996
The URL of this page is:
http://wwwhistory.mcs.standrews.ac.uk/Mathematicians/Russell.html
