- Biography by Ioan M James, in
*Dictionary of National Biography*(Oxford, 2004).

**Books:**

- J P May and C B Thomas (eds),
*The selected works of J Frank Adams*(2 Vols) (Cambridge, 1992).

**Articles:**

- I M James, John Frank Adams,
*Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society of London***36**(1990), 3-16. - I M James and C T C Wall, Obituary : John Frank Adams,
*Bull. London Math. Soc.***29**(4) (1997), 489-501. - J P May, Memorial address for J Frank Adams,
*The Mathematical Intelligencer***12**(1) (1990), 40-44. - J P May, The work of J F Adams, in
*Adams Memorial Symposium on Algebraic Topology***1,**Manchester 1990 (Cambridge, 1992), 1-27. - J P May, Reminiscences on the life and mathematics of J Frank Adams,
*The Mathematical Intelligencer***12**(1) (1990), 45-48.

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