References for William Wallace


  1. T A A Broadbent, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/William_Speirs_Bruce.aspx
  2. Biography by George Stronach, rev. Maria Panteki, in Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford, 2004).

Articles:

  1. A D D Craik, Geometry versus analysis in early 19th-century Scotland : John Leslie, William Wallace, and Thomas Carlyle, Historia Math. 27 (2) (2000), 133-163.
    http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0315086099922644
  2. A D D Craik, Calculus and analysis in early 19th-century Britain : the work of William Wallace, Historia Math. 26 (3) (1999), 239-267.
  3. A D D Craik, Geometry versus analysis in early 19th-century Scotland: John Leslie, William Wallace, and Thomas Carlyle, Historia Math. 27 (2000), 133-163.
    http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0315086099922644
  4. A D D Craik, William Wallace's chorograph (1839): a rare mathematical instrument, BSHM Bulletin: J. Brit. Soc. Hist. Math. 25: 1 (2010) 23-31.
  5. A D D Craik and J J O'Connor, Some unknown documents associated with William Wallace (1768-1843). BSHM Bulletin: J. Brit. Soc. Hist. Math. 26: 1 (2011), 17-28.
    http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/17498430.2010.503555#.UnIrhyjA73V
  6. J S McKay, William Wallace, Proc. Edinburgh Math. Soc. 9 (1891), 38-91.
  7. M Panteki, William Wallace and the Introduction of Continental Calculus to Britain : A Letter to George Peacock, Historia Mathematica 14 (1987), 119-132.
  8. D Talbot Rice, The University Portraits (Edinburgh, 1957), 217-218.
  9. William Wallace, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 6 (1845), 31-36.
  10. William Wallace, Proc. Edinburgh Math. Soc. 23 (1905), 80-85.

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