References for Gustav Kirchhoff

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  1. L Rosenfeld, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830902315.html
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9045597/Gustav-Robert-Kirchhoff

Books:

  1. L Boltzmann, Gustav Robert Kirchhoff, Populäre Schriften (Leipzig, 1905).
  2. C Jungnickel and R McCormmach, Intellectual Mastery of Nature, 2 Volumes (Chicago, 1986).

Articles:

  1. T Archibald, Tension and potential from Ohm to Kirchhoff, Centaurus 31 (2) (1988), 141-163.
  2. E H Dill, Kirchhoff's theory of rods, Arch. Hist. Exact Sci. 44 (1) (1992), 1-23.
  3. N P Khomenko and T M Vyvrot, Euler and Kirchhoff - initiators of the main directions in graph theory (Russian) I : On the history of the mathematical sciences 'Naukova Dumka' (Kiev, 1984), 63-69, 168.
  4. N P Khomenko and T M Vyvrot, Euler and Kirchhoff - initiators of the main directions in graph theory (Russian) II : Sketches on the history of mathematical physics 'Naukova Dumka' (Kiev, 1985), 28-34, 183.

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