References for David Hilbert

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  1. H Freudenthal, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830901999.html
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9040439/David-Hilbert

Books:

  1. C Reid, Hilbert (Berlin- Heidelberg- New York, 1970).
  2. C Reid, Hilbert-Courant ( New York, 1986).
  3. K Reidemeister (ed.), Gedenkband (1971).
  4. H Wussing, Hilbert, in H Wussing and W Arnold, Biographien bedeutender Mathematiker (Berlin, 1983).

Articles:

  1. P Bernays, David Hilbert, Encyclopedia of Philosophy III (New York, 1967), 496-504.
  2. L Cakalov, David Hilbert and his mathematical work (Bulgarian), Fiz. Mat. Spis. Bulgar. Akad. Nauk. 5 (38) (1962), 126-135.
  3. C Carathéodory, Obituary: David Hilbert, S-B Math.-Nat. Abt. Bayer. Akad. Wiss. 1943 (1943) 350-354.
  4. L Corry, Axiomatics and structural algebra in the works of David Hilbert (Spanish), Mathesis 11 (4) (1995), 291-329.
  5. L Corry, J Renn and J Stachel, Belated Decision in the Hilbert-Einstein Priority Dispute, Science 278 (14 November, 1997).
  6. J Dieudonné, David Hilbert (1862-1943) (Spanish), Rev. Integr. Temas Mat. 2 (1) (1983), 27-33.
  7. K-R Biermann, David Hilbert und die Berliner Akademie, Math. Nachr. 27 (1963/1964), 377-384.
  8. D W Lewis, David Hilbert and the theory of algebraic invariants, Irish Math. Soc. Bull. 33 (1994), 42-54.
  9. B Machado, David Hilbert (Portuguese), Gaz. Mat., Lisboa 4 (14) (1943), 1-2.
  10. B H Neumann, David Hilbert, Mathematical Spectrum 25 (1992/93), 70-73.
  11. A N Parsin, David Hilbert and the theory of invariants (Russian), Istor.-Mat. Issled. Vyp. 20 (1975), 171-197.
  12. D E Rowe, Klein, Hilbert, and the Göttingen mathematical tradition, Osiris (2) 5 (1989), 186-213.
  13. D E Rowe, David Hilbert on Poincaré, Klein, and the world of mathematics, The Mathematical Intelligencer 8 (1) (1986), 75-77.
  14. A Sommerfeld, Zum Andenken an David Hilbert, Naturwissenschaften 31 (1943), 213-214.
  15. M Toepell, On the origins of David Hilbert's Grundlagen der Geometrie, Archive for History of Exact Science 35 (4) (1986), 329-344.
  16. S C van Veen, In memoriam David Hilbert (1862-1943) (Dutch), Mathematica, Zutphen. B 11 (1943), 159-169.
  17. H Weyl, David Hilbert and his mathematical work, Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 50 (1944), 612-654.
  18. H Weyl, Hermann Obituary: David Hilbert. 1862-1943, Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society of London 4 (1944), 547-553.
  19. H Weyl, David Hilbert and his mathematical work (Portuguese), Bol. Soc. Mat. São Paulo 1 (1946), 76-104.
  20. H Weyl, David Hilbert and his mathematical work (Portuguese), Bol. Soc. Mat. São Paulo 2 (1947), 37-60.
  21. O Zich, On the thirtieth anniversary of the death of David Hilbert (Czech), Pokroky Mat. Fyz. Astronom. 18 (1973), 301-305.

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