References for Ramchundra

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Books:

  1. P J Nahin, Chases and Escapes: The Mathematics of Pursuit and Evasion (Princeton University Press, 2012).
  2. Ramchundra, A treatise on problems of maxima and minima solved by algebra. Revised from the 1859 original, edited, rewritten and with an introduction by M S Rangachari. With an introductory note by M Mahadevan (The Association of Mathematics Teachers of India, Chennai, 2007).

Articles:

  1. A De Morgan, Editor's Preface, in A Treatise of Problems on Maxima And Minima, Solved by Algebra (W H Allen & Co, 1859).
  2. R Gupta, Infinity versus Ramchundra, The Hindu Business Line.
    http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/blink/explore/infinity-versus-ramchundra/article6940652.ece
  3. S Irfan Habib and D Raina, The Introduction of Modern Science into India: A Study of Ramchundra, Educationist and Mathematician, Annals of Science 46 (1989), 597-610.
  4. C Musès, De Morgan's Ramanujan: An Incident in Recovering our Endangered Cultural Memory of Mathematics, Mathematical Intelligencer 20 (3) (1998), 47-51.
  5. R D Paul, Ramchundra Mathematical Genius 1821-1880, in Triumphs of His grace: lives of eight Indian Christian laymen of the early days of Protestant Christianity in India: every one of whom was a triumph of His grace (Christian Literature Society, 1967), 186-199.
  6. D Raina, Ramchundra's Treatise Through the Unsentimentalised Light of Mathematics or the Mathematical Foundation of a Cultural Project, Historia Mathematica 19 (1992), 371-384.
  7. Ramchundra, Preface, A Treatise of Problems on Maxima And Minima, Solved by Algebra (W H Allen & Co, 1859).
  8. Review: A treatise on problems of maxima and minima solved by algebra, by Ramchundra, The Colonial Church Chronicle and Missionary Journal 13 (1860), 354-357.
  9. Review: A treatise on problems of maxima and minima solved by algebra, by Ramchundra, The Athenaeum 1656 (23 July 1859), 117-118.
  10. Review: A treatise on problems of maxima and minima solved by algebra, by Ramchundra, The Saturday Review of Politics, Literature, Science and Art 7-8 (12 November 1859), 586-587.
  11. Review: A treatise on problems of maxima and minima solved by algebra, by Ramchundra, The Mathematical Monthly (November 1859), 66-71.
  12. Review: A treatise on problems of maxima and minima solved by algebra, by Ramchundra, The Calcutta Review 14 (July-December 1850), xxxii-xxxiii.
  13. Review: A treatise on problems of maxima and minima solved by algebra, by Ramchundra, The Calcutta Review 33 (July-December 1859), xxiv-xxxii.
  14. Scientists of India, Speaking for Science. Master Ramchandra, Science Reporter 51 (5) (May 2014), 56-57.
  15. C Simmons, Augustus De Morgan behind the scenes, in M Pitici (ed.), The Best Writing on Mathematics 2012 (Princeton University Press, 2012), 186-198.
  16. C Simmons, Augustus De Morgan behind the scenes, The College Mathematics Journal 42 (1) (2011), 33-40.

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