References for Solomon Lefschetz

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  1. F Nebeker, A W Tucker, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830905216.html
  2. Obituary in The Times [See THIS LINK]

Articles:

  1. J Adem, A sketch of Solomon Lefschetz's life in Mexico (Spanish), Differential equations, Math. Notes and Sympos. 2 (Mexico City, 1976), 1-7.
  2. D J Albers and G L Alexanderson (eds.), Mathematical People: Profiles and Interviews (Boston, 1985), 349-352.
  3. R C Archibald, A semicentennial history of the American Mathematical Society 1888-1938 (New York, 1980), 236-240.
  4. R F Brown, Fixed Point Theorems, in History of Topology (Oxford, 1999), 271-300.
  5. A Dahan-Dalmédico, La renaissance des systèmes dynamiques aux Etats-Unis après la deuxième guerre mondiale: l'action de Solomon Lefschetz, Rend. Circ. Mat. Palermo (2) Suppl. 34 (1994), 133-166.
  6. P Griffiths, D C Spencer and G W Whitehead, Solomon Lefschetz, Biographical Memoirs. National Academy of Sciences 61 (1990).
  7. J K Hale, Foreword: Solomon Lefschetz (1884-1972) and Joseph Pierre LaSalle (1916-1983), Modern optimal control, Lecture Notes in Pure and Appl. Math. 119 ( New York, 1989), iii-iv.
  8. W Hodge, Solomon Lefschetz, Bull. London Math. Soc. 6 (1974), 198-217.
  9. W Hodge, Solomon Lefschetz, 1884-1972, Biographical Memoirs of Fellows Roy. Soc. London 19 (1973), 433-453.
  10. W Hodge, Solomon Lefschetz, The Lefschetz centennial conference I, Contemp. Math. 58 (Providence, R.I., 1986), 27-46.
  11. W Hodge, Solomon Lefschetz, 1884-1972, Amer. Philos. Soc. Year Book 1974 (1975), 186-193.
  12. I M James, Some topologists, in History of Topology (Oxford, 1999), 883-908.
  13. S Lefschetz, Reminiscences of a mathematical immigrant in the United States, Amer. Math. Monthly 77 (1970), 344-350.
  14. L Markus, Solomon Lefschetz: An appreciation in memoriam, Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 79 (1973), 663-680.
  15. S Nasar, A beautiful mind (London-New York, 1998), 58-59.
  16. S Ramirez and M de la Luz de Teresa, Solomon Lefschetz (Spanish), Mathesis 2 (1) (1986), 163-175.
  17. J P La Salle, Memorial to Solomon Lefschetz, IEEE Trans. Automatic Control AC-18 (2) (1973), 89-90.

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