References for Bartel van der Waerden

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Books:

  1. S L Segal, Mathematicians under the Nazis (Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2003).
  2. A Soifer, The Mathematical Coloring Book: Mathematics of Coloring and the Colorful Life of Its Creators (Springer, New York, 2008).
  3. D van Dalen, Mystic, geometer, and intuitionist : The life of L E J Brouwer (The Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1999).

Articles:

  1. J H de Boer, van der Waerden's foundations of algebraic geometry, Nieuw Arch. Wisk. (4) 12 (3) (1994), 179-193.
  2. Y Dold-Samplonius, In Memoriam : Bartel Leendert van der Waerden (1903-1996), Historia Math. 24 (2) (1997), 125-130.
  3. Y Dold-Samplonius, Bartel Leendert van der Waerden befragt von Yvonne Dold-Samplonius, NTM (International Journal of History and Ethics of Natural Sciences, Technology and Medicine), New Series 2 (1994), 129-147.
  4. Y Dold-Samplonius, Interview with Bartel Leendert van der Waerden. With participation of Camilla van der Waerden, Notices Amer. Math. Soc. 44 (3) (1997), 313-320.
  5. G P Egorychev, History and proof of van der Waerden's conjecture on permanents (Russian), in Mathematics Today '86 (Russian) ('Vishcha Shkola', Kiev, 1986), 44-75.
  6. G Eisenreich, B L van der Waerden's Wirken von 1931 bis 1945 in Leipzig, in 100 Jahre Mathematisches Seminar der Karl-Marx-Universität, Leipzig (VEB Deutscher Verlag der Wissenschaften, Berlin, 1981), 218-244.
  7. G Frei, Bartel Leendert van der Waerden zum 90. Geburtstag, Historia Math. 20 (1993), 5-11.
  8. G Frei, Zum Gedenken an Bartel Leendert van der Waerden (2.2.1903-12.1.1996), Elem. Math. 53 (4) (1998), 133-138.
  9. G Frei, J Top and L Walling, A short biography of B L van der Waerden, Nieuw Arch. Wisk. 12 (4) (3) (1994), 137-144.
  10. H Gross, Herr Professor B L van der Waerden feierte seinen siebzigsten Geburtstag, Elem. Math. 28 (1973), 25-32.
  11. K P Hart, Van der Waerden's theorem (Dutch), Nieuw. Arch. Wiskd. (5) 8 (2) (2007), 92-97.
  12. J P Hogendijk, B L van der Waerden's detective work in ancient and medieval mathematical astronomy, Nieuw Arch. Wisk. 12 (4) (3) (1994), 145-158.
  13. W R Knorr, The geometer and the archaeoastronomers: on the prehistoric origins of mathematics, British J. Hist. Sci. 18 (59.2) (1985), 197-212.
  14. S MacLane, Van der Waerden's Modern algebra, Notices Amer. Math. Soc. 44 (3) (1997), 321-322.
  15. N Schappacher, A historical sketch of B L van der Waerden's work in algebraic geometry: 1926-1946, in Episodes in the history of modern algebra (1800-1950) (Amer. Math. Soc., Providence, RI, 2007), 245-283.
  16. C J Scriba, Bartel Leendert van der Waerden (1903-1996) (German), Mitt. Math. Ges. Hamburg 15 (1996), 13-18.
  17. C J Scriba, Bartel Leendert van der Waerden (2. Februar 1903-12. Januar 1996) (German), Ber. Wiss.-Gesch. 19 (4) (1996), 245-251.
  18. A Soifer, In search of Van der Waerden, the early years, Geombinatorics 16 (3) (2007), 305-342.
  19. A Soifer, In search of Van der Waerden, Leipzig and Amsterdam, 1931-1951. II. Amsterdam, 1945, Geombinatorics 14 (2) (2004), 72-102.
  20. A Soifer, In search of Van der Waerden, Leipzig and Amsterdam, 1931-1951. III. Amsterdam, 1946-1951, Geombinatorics 14 (3) (2005), 124-161.
  21. R Thiele, an der Waerdens Leipziger Jahre 1931-1945, Mitt. Dtsch. Math.-Ver. 12 (1) (2004), 8-20.
  22. J Top and L Walling, Bibliography of B L van der Waerden, Nieuw Arch. Wisk. 12 (4) (3) (1994), 179-193.
  23. B L van der Waerden, Meine Göttinger Lehrjahre, Mitt. Dtsch. Math.-Ver. (2) (1997), 20-27.

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