References for Henri Lebesgue

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  1. T Hawkins, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830902520.html
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9047548/Henri-Leon-Lebesgue

Books:

  1. T Hawkins, Lebesgue's theory of integration. Its origins and development (Madison, Wis.-London, 1970).

Articles:

  1. B Bru and P Dugac (eds.), Lettres d'Henri Lebesgue à Émile Borel, in Cahiers du Séminaire d'Histoire des Mathématiques 12 (Paris, 1991), 1-511.
  2. J C Burkill, Henri Lebesgue, J. London Math. Soc. 19 (1944), 56-64.
  3. J C Burkill, Obituary: Henri Lebesgue. 1875-1941, Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society of London 4 (1944), 483-490.
  4. A Denjoy, L Felix and P Montel, Henri Lebesgue, le savant, le professeur, l'homme, Enseignement Math. (2) 3 (1957), 1-18.
  5. J I Diaz, The Lebesgue integral : a tool of applied mathematics (Spanish), Rev. R. Acad. Cienc. Exactas Fis. Nat. (Esp.) 95 (1-2) (2001), 155-163.
  6. J Fayet, Obituary: Henri Lebesgue, 1875-1941 (Spanish), Revista Mat. Hisp.-Amer. (4) 1 (1941), 195-197.
  7. H Fehr, Obituary: Henri Lebesgue, 1875-1941, Enseignement Math. 38 (1942), 330-332.
  8. M Kac, Henri Lebesgue et l'école mathématique polonaise: aperçu et souvenirs, Centième Anniversaire de la naissance de Henri Lebesgue (1875-1941), Enseignement Math. (2) 21 (2-4) (1975), 111-114.
  9. M Kac, Henri Lebesgue and the Polish school of mathematics: observations and recollections (Polish), Wiadomosci matematyczne (2) 20 (2) (1978), 189-192.
  10. J P Kahane, Naissance et postérité de l'intégrale de Lebesgue, Analysis and its applications, Chennai, 2000 (New Delhi, 2001), 85-99.
  11. J P Kahane, Naissance et postérité de l'intégrale de Lebesgue, Gaz. Math. No. 89 (2001), 5-20.
  12. J P Kahane, Birth and legacy of the Lebesgue integral (Italian), Lett. Mat. Pristem No. 44 (2002), 39-48.
  13. Th Leconte, L'histoire des mathématiques dans la correspondance de Henri Lebesgue, Enseignement Math. (2) 2 (1956), 224-237.
  14. K O May, Biographical Sketch of Henri Lebesgue, in Henri Lebesgue, Measure and the Integral (San Francisco, 1966), 1-7.
  15. F A Medvedev, Henri Lebesgue's works on the theory of functions (on the hundredth anniversary of his birth) (Russian), Uspekhi matematicheskikh nauk 30 4(184) (1975), 227-238.
  16. B Rodriguez-Salinas, The origins and the beauty of the Lebesgue integral (Spanish), Rev. R. Acad. Cienc. Exactas Fis. Nat. (Esp.) 95 (1-2) (2001), 145-154.
  17. A Rosenblatt, Obituary: Henri Lebesgue (Spanish), Revista Ci., Lima 44 (1942), 357-364.
  18. P Sergescu, Life and mathematical work of Henri Lebesgue (Romanian), Monografii Mat. 7 (1942), 15-23.
  19. S Stoilow, Mathematical work of Henri Lebesgue (Romanian), Mathematica, Timisoara 18 (1942), 13-25.
  20. A E Taylor and P Dugac, Quatre lettres de Lebesgue à Fréchet, Rev. Histoire Sci. Appl. 34 (2) (1981), 149-169.
  21. J Vicente Gonçalves, Henri Lebesgue (Portuguese), Gaz. Mat., Lisboa 3 (1942), 2-3.

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