References for Joseph Wedderburn

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  1. H Nathan, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830904582.html
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.

Articles:

  1. A C Aitken, Obituary : J H Maclagan Wedderburn, F. R. S., Edinburgh Math. Notes 38 (1952), 19-22.
  2. E Artin, The Influence of J H M Wedderburn on the Development of Modern Algebra, Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 56 (1950), 65-72.
  3. R Hooke, Recollections of Princeton, 1939 - 1941.
    http://libweb.princeton.edu/libraries/firestone/rbsc/finding_aids/mathoral/pmc21.htm
  4. J C McConnell, On Wedderburn's division algebra theorem of 1914, Period. Math. Hungar. 34 (3) (1997), 211-215.
  5. Obituary, Yearbook of the Royal Society of Edinburgh Session 1946-48 (1949), 51-52.
  6. K H Parshall, Joseph H M Wedderburn and the structure theory of algebras, Arch. Hist. Exact Sci. (3-4) 32 (1985), 223-349.
  7. K H Parshall, New light on the life and work of Joseph Henry Maclagen Wedderburn (1882-1948), in S S Demidov et al. (eds), Amphora : Festschrift for Hans Wussing on the occasion of his 65th birthday (Basel- Boston- Berlin, 1992), 523-537.
  8. K H Parshall, In pursuit of the finite division algebra theorem and beyond: Joseph H M Wedderburn, Leonard E Dickson, and Oswald Veblen, Arch. Internat. Hist. Sci. 33 (111) (1983), 274-299.
  9. H S Taylor, Obituary: Joseph Henry Maclagen Wedderburn (1882-1948), Obit. Notices Roy. Soc. London 6 (1949), 619-625.

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