References for Gaspard Monge

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  1. R Taton, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830903025.html
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9053349/Gaspard-Monge-count-de-Peluse

Books:

  1. P V Aubry, Monge, le savant ami de Napoléon Bonaparte, 1746-1818 (1954).
  2. A N Bogolyubov, Gaspard Monge (1746-1818) (Russian), Scientific-Biographical Literature Series 'Nauka' (Moscow, 1978).
  3. J L Coolidge, A History of Geometrical Methods (1940).
  4. G Kasdorf, Monge, in H Wussing and W Arnold, Biographien bedeutender Mathematiker (Berlin, 1983).
  5. R Taton, Gaspard Monge (Basel, 1950).
  6. R Taton (ed.), L'Oeuvre scientifique de Monge (Paris, 1951).

Articles:

  1. M L Balinski, Gaspard Monge : pour la patrie, les sciences et la gloire, in Mathématiques appliquées aux sciences de l'ingénieur, Santiago, 1989 (Toulouse, 1991), 21-37.
  2. J J Bikerman, Capillarity before Laplace : Clairaut, Segner, Monge, Young, Arch. History Exact Sci. 18 (2) (1977/78),103-122.
  3. J Brooke, The Monge statue in Beaune, France, Math. Intelligencer 10 (4) (1988), 44.
  4. S Colombo, Gaspard Monge, géomètre et sénateur, Rev. Questions Sci. 150 (1) (1979), 3-21.
  5. E Glas, On the dynamics of mathematical change in the case of Monge and the French revolution, Stud. Hist. Philos. Sci. 17 (3) (1986), 249-268.
  6. H P Huang, Monge - mathematician and social reformer (Chinese), Math. Practice Theory (4) (1989), 87-90.
  7. B Kvetonová, Gaspard Monge and descriptive geometry (Czech), Pokroky Mat. Fyz. Astronom. 41 (5) (1996), 256-261.
  8. K M Liu and S Z Yang, The history and contemporary significance of descriptive geometry : commemorating the 200th anniversary of the publication of Monge's 'Descriptive geometry' (Chinese), Math. Practice Theory 28 (3) (1998), 281-288.
  9. L Pepe, Gaspard Monge in Italy : the foundation and first works of the National Institute of the Roman Republic (Italian), Boll. Storia Sci. Mat. 16 (1) (1996), 45-100.
  10. L Pepe, Gaspard Monge : a mathematician in the history of the great libraries of Italy (1796-1798) (Italian), Boll. Storia Sci. Mat. 17 (2) (1997), 233-265 (1998).
  11. R Taton, La première note mathématique de Gaspard Monge (juin 1769), Rev. Histoire Sci. Appl. 19 (1966), 143-149.
  12. R Taton, Un texte inédit de Monge : Réflexions sur les équations aux différences partielles, Osiris 9 (1950), 44-61.
  13. R Taton, Monge, créateur des coordonnées axiales de la droite, dites de Plücker, Elemente der Math. 7 (1952), 1-5.
  14. R Taton, Remarques sur la diffusion des théories mathématiques de Monge, Thalès 5 (1948), 43-49.
  15. R Taton, Deux contributions de Monge à la création de la géometrie moderne, C. R. Acad. Sci. Paris 232 (1951), 198-200.
  16. R Taton, Une correspondance mathématique inédite de Monge, Revue Sci. 85 (1947), 963-989.
  17. R Taton, A propos d'une correspondance inédite de Monge, C. R. Acad. Sci. Paris 226 (1948), 36-37.

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