References for Alexander Grothendieck

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  1. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/biography/Alexandre-Grothendieck

Books:

  1. P Cartier, L Illusie, N M Katz, G Laumon, Y Manin and K A Ribet (eds.), The Grothendieck Festschrift (3 volumes) (Birkhäuser Boston, Inc., Boston, MA, 2007).

Articles:

  1. L Alonso Tarrío and A Jeremías López, The works of Alexander Grothendieck (Spanish), Gac. R. Soc. Mat. Esp. 4 (3) (2001), 623-638.
  2. R Anantharaman, Alexandre Grothendieck (1928- ), Math. Newsl. 20 (3) (2011), 47-51.
  3. L Barbieri Viale, Alexander Grothendieck: enthusiasm and creativity, in C Bartocci et al. (eds.), Mathematical lives (Springer, Berlin, 2011), 171-180.
  4. Bibliographie d'Alexander Grothendieck, in P Cartier, L Illusie, N M Katz, G Laumon, Y Manin and K A Ribet (eds.), The Grothendieck Festschrift Vol. 1 (Birkhäuser Boston, Inc., Boston, MA, 2007), xiii-xx.
  5. P Cartier, A mad day's work: from Grothendieck to Connes and Kontsevich. The evolution of concepts of space and symmetry, Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. (N.S.) 38 (4) (2001), 389-408.
  6. P Cartier, A country of which nothing is known but the name Grothendieck and 'motives'.
  7. J Dieudonné, A Grothendieck's early work (1950-1960), K-Theory 3 (4) (1989), 299-306.
  8. J Dieudonné, De L'analyse fonctionelle aux fondements de la géométrie algébrique, in P Cartier, L Illusie, N M Katz, G Laumon, Y Manin and K A Ribet (eds.), The Grothendieck Festschrift Vol. 1 (Birkhäuser Boston, Inc., Boston, MA, 2007), 1-14.
  9. E Dumas, Une entrevue avec Jean Giraud, à propos d'Alexandre Grothendieck, Le journal de maths 1 (1) (1994), 63-65.
  10. P Deligne, Quelques idées maîtresses de l'¤uvre de A Grothendieck, in Matériaux pour l'histoire des mathématiques au XXe siècle - Actes du colloque à la mémoire de Jean Dieudonné, Nice, 1996 (Soc. Math. France, Paris, 1998), 11-19.
  11. L Illusie, S Bloch, V Drinfield, Reminiscences of Grothendieck and his school.
  12. Grothendieck Circle.
    https://www.imj-prg.fr/~leila.schneps/grothendieckcircle/
  13. A Jackson, Grothendieck at 80, IHES at 50, Notices Amer. Math. Soc. 55 (8) (2008), 962-963.
  14. A Jackson, Comme appelé du néant - as if summoned from the void: the life of Alexandre Grothendieck, Notices Amer. Math. Soc. 51 (9) (2004), 1038-1056.
  15. A Jackson, Comme appelé du néant - as if summoned from the void: the life of Alexandre Grothendieck. II, Notices Amer. Math. Soc. 51 (10) (2004), 1196-1212.
  16. N Koblitz, Grothendieck's 1967 lectures in the forest in Vietnam, Math. Intelligencer 35 (2) (2013), 32-34.
  17. R Krömer, La 'machine de Grothendieck' se fonde-t-elle seulement sur des vocables métamathématiques? Bourbaki et les catégories au cours des années cinquante, Rev. Histoire Math. 12 (1) (2006), 119-162.
  18. F Oort, Grothendieck: the new algebraic geometry (Dutch), Nieuw Arch. Wiskd. (5) 10 (3) (2009), 170-175.
  19. V Poénaru, Memories of Shourik, Notices Amer. Math. Soc. 55 (8) (2008), 964-965.
  20. P Pragacz, Life and work of Aleksander Grothendieck (Polish), Wiadom. Mat. 40 (2004), 107-127.
  21. P Pragacz, Notes on the life and work of Alexander Grothendieck, in Topics in cohomological studies of algebraic varieties (Birkhäuser, Basel, 2005), xi-xxviii.
  22. J Rehmeyer, Sensitivity to the Harmony of Things, Science News Online (9 May 2008).
  23. J-P Serre, Rapport au comité Fields sur les travaux de A Grothendieck, K-Theory 3 (3) (1989), 199-204.
  24. W Scharlau, Who is Alexander Grothendieck?, Notices Amer. Math. Soc. 55 (8) (2008), 930-941.
  25. W Scharlau, In höheren Dimensionen, Die Zeit (27 March 2008).
  26. G Szpiro, Verschollenes Genie, Neues Zürcher Zeitung (27 April 2008).
  27. The Witch's Kitchen: Alexander Grothendieck, a unique character (Spanish), Lect. Mat. 33 (2) (2012), 157-159.

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