References for Max Dehn

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  1. C S Fisher, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830901122.html

Books:

  1. B Bergman, M Epple and R Ungar, Transcending tradition. Jewish mathematicians in German-speaking academic culture (Springer, London-New York, 2012).
  2. J Stillwell (ed.), Max Dehn: Papers on group theory and topology (Springer-Verlag, New York, 1987).
  3. A Weil, The apprenticeship of a mathematician (Birkaüser, Berlin, 1992).

Articles:

  1. J S Birman, Review: Papers on group theory and topology, by Max Dehn, Mathematical Reviews MR0881797 (88d:01041) (1988).
  2. C Cerroni, The contributions of Hilbert and Dehn to non-Archimedean geometries and their impact on the Italian school, Rev. Histoire Math. 13 (2) (2007), 259-299.
  3. J W Dawson, Max Dehn, Kurt Gödel, and the Trans-Siberian Escape Route, Notices Amer. Math. Soc. 49 (9) (2002), 1068-1075.
  4. M Dehn, The mentality of the mathematician. A characterization, Math. Intelligencer 5 (2) (1983), 18-26.
  5. É Étienne, Réflexions autour du théorème de Dehn, Rev. Questions Sci. 159 (3) (1988), 349-363.
  6. H Guggenheimer, The Jordan curve theorem and an unpublished manuscript by Max Dehn, Archive for History of Exact Science 17 (2) (1977), 193-200.
  7. W Hartner, In memory of Max Dehn, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (8 July 1952).
  8. W Magnus, Max Dehn, The Mathematical Intelligencer 1 (3) (1978/9), 132-143.
  9. W Magnus and R Moufang, Max Dehn zum Gedächtnis, Mathematische Annalen 127 (1954), 215-227.
  10. D Peifer, Max Dehn: An Artist among Mathematicians and a Mathematician among Artists, Black Mountain College Studies Journal 1 (1.5).
    http://www.blackmountainstudiesjournal.org/wp/?page_id=39
  11. R B Sher, Max Dehn and Black Mountain College, The Mathematical Intelligencer 16 (1) (1994), 54-55.
  12. C L Siegel, On the history of the Frankfurt Mathematics Seminar, Math. Intelligencer 1 (4) (1978/79), 223-230.
  13. J Stillwell, Max Dehn and geometry, Math. Semesterber. 49 (2) (2002), 145-152.
  14. J Stillwell, Max Dehn, in History of topology (North-Holland, Amsterdam, 1999), 965-978.

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