19th Century Mathematicians

Sofia Kovalevskaya

Sofia Kovalevskaya

Books: Chang, Sooyoung. 2011. Academic genealogy of mathematicians. [Hackensack], N.J.: World Scientific. Kovalevskai︠a︡, S. V. 1978. A Russian childhood. New York: Springer-Verlag. Pickover, Clifford A. 2009. The math book: from Pythagoras to the 57th dimension, 250 milestones in the history of mathematics. New York, NY: Sterling Pub. Pickover, Clifford A. 2003. Wonders of Numbers: Adventures […]

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Sophie Germain

Sophie Germain

Books: Bucciarelli, Louis L., and Nancy Dworsky. 1980. Sophie Germain: An Essay in the History of the Theory of Elasticity. Dordrecht, Holland: D. Reidel Pub. Co. Gray, Mary W. “Sophie Germain,” in Complexities: women in Mathematics. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press. Morrow, Charlene. 1998. Notable Women in Mathematics: A Biographical Dictionary. Westport, Conn [u.a.]: Greenwood […]

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Ada Lovelace

Ada Lovelace

  Books: Essinger, James. 2014. Ada’s algorithm: how Lord Byron’s daughter Ada Lovelace launched the digital age. Brooklyn, N.Y.: Melville House.  Morrow, Charlene. 1998. Notable women in mathematics: a biographical dictionary. Westport, Conn [u.a.]: Greenwood Press. Stamhuis, Ida H., Teun Koetsier, Cornelis Pater, and Albert Helden. 2002. The Changing Image of the Sciences. Dordrecht: Springer Netherlands.  Websites: Ada […]

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