Walter William Rouse Ball

  title={Walter William Rouse Ball},
  author={F. Cajori},
  pages={321 - 324}
Not only students of the history of mathematics but mathematical readers in general are familiar with the writings of WALTER WILLIAM ROUSE BALL. Among Englishmen he ranks as a pioneer author on the general history of mathematics. The activities of AUGUSTUS DE MORGAN, ISAAC TODHUNTER and J. W. L. GLAISHER in the field of mathematical history are limited to special topics and are based upon the study of original sources. This careful examination of source material becomes impossible as the… Expand
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Edmund Taylor Whittaker, 1873-1956
  • G. Temple
  • Mathematics
  • Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society
  • 1956
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Edmund Taylor Whittaker
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