References for John Keill


  1. D Kubrin, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830902271.html
  2. Biography by John Henry, in Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford, 2004).

Books:

  1. A R Hall, Philosophers at war : the quarrel between Newton and Leibniz (1980).
  2. F Manuel, Portrait of Isaac Newton (Cambridge, 1968).

Articles:

  1. A Guerrini, The Tory Newtonians: Gregory, Pitcairne, and their Circle, Journal of British Studies 25 (1986), 288-311.
  2. A Guerrini, James Keill, George Cheyne, and Newtonian physiology, 1690-1740, Journal of the History of Biology 18 (1985), 247-266.
  3. N Guicciardini, Johann Bernoulli, John Keill and the inverse problem of central forces, Ann. of Sci. 52 (6) (1995), 537-575.
  4. R Schofield, Mechanism and Materialism (Princeton, 1969), 25-30, 42-44.

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