References for Walter Rouse Ball

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  1. Obituary in The Times [See THIS LINK]

Books:

  1. A Warwick, Masters of Theory: Cambridge and the Rise of Mathematical Physics (University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2003).

Articles:

  1. E M Blake, Review: A Primer of the History of Mathematics, by W W Rouse Ball, Science, New Series 5 (113) (1897), 352-353.
  2. W H Bussey, Review: Mathematical Recreations and Essays (Fifth Edition), by W W Rouse Ball, The American Mathematical Monthly 20 (2) (1913), 61.
  3. F Cajori, Walter William Rouse Ball, Isis 8 (2) (1926), 321-324.
  4. H S M Coxeter, Rouse Ball's unpublished notes on three fours, Scripta Math. 18 (1952), 85-86.
  5. H T Davis, Review: Mathematical Recreations and Essays, by W W Rouse Ball and H S M Coxeter, National Mathematics Magazine 14 (6) (1940), 357-358.
  6. W J G, Review: Mathematical Recreations and Essays, by W W Rouse Ball, The Mathematical Gazette 3 (54) (1905), 256-257.
  7. D Johnson, Review: Mathematical Recreations and Essays (P, L, S), by W W Rouse Ball and H S M Coxeter, The Mathematics Teacher 81 (4) (1988), 325.
  8. G V Morson, (Walter William) Rouse Ball (1850-1925), Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2004).
  9. H F Munch, Review: Mathematical Recreations and Essays by W W Rouse Ball and H S M Coxeter, The High School Journal 26 (1/2) (1943), 44-45.
  10. P Peak, Review: Mathematical Recreations & Essays (12th ed.), by W W Rouse Ball and H S M Coxeter, The Mathematics Teacher 69 (1) (1976), 86.
  11. W D R, Review: Mathematical Recreations and Essays (Eleventh edition), by W W Rouse Ball and H S M Coxeter, The Mathematics Teacher 33 (1) (1940), 46.
  12. Review: An Introduction to String Figures. An Amusement for Everybody by W W Rouse Ball, The Mathematical Gazette 10 (151) (1921), 255-256
  13. Review: Histoire des Mathématiques, by W W Rouse Ball, The Mathematical Gazette 5 (80) (1909), 113-114.
  14. J J Thomson, Walter William Rouse Ball, The Cambridge Review (1925), 341-342.
  15. Walter William Rouse Ball, The Times (6 April 1925).
  16. Walter William Rouse Ball, Nature 115 (1925), 808-809.
  17. Walter William Rouse Ball, The Trinity Magazine 6 (June 1925), 53-54.
  18. Walter William Rouse Ball, Trinity College Chapel, Cambridge.
    http://trinitycollegechapel.com//about/memorials/brasses/rouse-ball/
  19. P F White, Review: Mathematical Recreations and Essays, by W W Rouse Ball and H S M Coxeter, The Mathematical Gazette 23 (256) (1939), 422.
  20. E T Whittaker, W W Rouse Ball, The Mathematical Gazette 12 (178) (1925), 449-454.

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