References for Thomas Kirkman

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  1. N T Gridgeman, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830902317.html

Articles:

  1. N L Biggs, T P Kirkman, Mathematician, Bull. London Math. Soc. 13 (1981), 97-120.
  2. W W Kirkman, Thomas Penyngton Kirkman, Memoirs and Proceedings Manchester Literary and Philosophical Society 9 (1895), 238-243.
  3. A Macfarlane, Lectures on Ten British Mathematicians of the Nineteenth Century (New York, 1916), 122-133.
    http://www.gutenberg.net/etext06/tbmms10p.pdf
  4. H Perfect, The Revd Thomas Penyngton Kirkman FRS (1806-1895): Schoolgirl parades - but much more, Mathematical Spectrum 28 (1) (1995/96), 1-6.

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