References for William Brouncker


  1. J M Dubbey, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830900661.html

Books:

  1. H Hartley (ed.), The Royal Society : Its Origins and Founders (London, 1960).

Articles:

  1. J Dutka, Wallis's product, Brouncker's continued fraction, and Leibniz's series, Arch. Hist. Exact Sci. 26 (2) (1982), 115-126.
  2. J F Scott and H Hartley, William Viscount Brouncker, Notes and Records. Royal Society of London 15 (1960-61), 147-156.

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