References for Giovanni Alfonso Borelli

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  1. T B Settle, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Giovanni_Borelli.aspx
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/biography/Giovanni-Alfonso-Borelli

Books:

  1. W Applebaum, Encyclopedia of the scientific revolution: from Copernicus to Newton (Psychology Press, 2000).
  2. G Barbensi, Borelli (Zigiotti, Trieste, 1947).
  3. L Boschiero (ed.), Experiment and natural philosophy in seventeenth-century Tuscany: the history of the Accademia del cimento (Springer, 2007).
  4. A Koyré, The Astronomical revolution (Cornell University Press, Ithaca, N.Y., 1973).
  5. C S Maffioli, Out of Galileo: The science of waters 1628-1718 (Erasmus Publishing, Rotterdam, 1994).
  6. M Segre, In the wake of Galileo (Rutgers University Press, New Brunswick, N.J., 1991).

Articles:

  1. Augus Armitage, Borell's Hypothesis' and the Rise of Celestial Mechanics, Annals of Science 6 (1950), 268-282.
  2. U Baldini, Borelli, Giovanni Alfonso, Dizionario biografico degli Italiani 12 (Rome, 1970), 543-551.
  3. U Baldini, Giovanni Alfonso Borelli e la rivoluzione scientifica, Physis - Riv. Internaz. Storia Sci. 16 (2) (1974), 97-128.
  4. U Baldini, Gli studi su Giovanni Alfonso Borelli, in G Arrighi, E Garin and L de Franco, La scuola galileiana. Prospettive di ricerca, Atti del convengo di studio di Santa Margherita Ligure, 26-28 ottobre 1978 (Florence, 1979), 111-135.
  5. P Capparoni, Sulla patria di Giovanni Alfonso Borelli, Rivista di storia delle scienze mediche e naturali, Siena 22 (1931), 53-63.
  6. T Derenzini, Giovanni Alfonso Borelli, fisico, in Celebrazione dell' Accademia del Cimento nel tricentenario della fondazione (Pisa, 1958), 35-52.
  7. G B Halsted, Non-Euclidean Geometry: Historical and Expository, Amer. Math. Monthly 2 (11) (1895), 309-313.
  8. W E Knowles Middleton, Giovanni Alfonso Borelli and the invention of the Heliostat, Arch. History Exact Sci. 10 (3-5) (1973), 329-341.
  9. A Koyré, La mécanique céleste de J A Borelli, Revue d'histoire des sciences et de leurs applications 5 (1952), 101-138.
  10. F Manna, Giovanni Alfonso Borelli: mathematician and biomechanician ante litteram (Italian), Atti Accad. Pontaniana (N.S.) 51 (2002), 103-114.
  11. D B Meli, Shadows and deception: from Borelli's 'Theoricae' to the 'Saggi' of the Cimento, British J. Hist. Sci. 31 (4) (111) (1998), 383-402.
  12. D B Meli, Authorship and Teamwork around the Cimento Academy: Mathematics, Anatomy, Experimental Philosophy, Early Science and Medicine 6 (2) (2001), 65-95.
  13. P Nastasi, Una polemica giovanile di Giovanni Alfonso Borelli, Physis - Riv. Internaz. Storia Sci. 26 (2) (1984), 215-247.
  14. F Palladino, On the theory of proportions in the seventeenth century. Two noteworthy contributions: Cuts of rational numbers by the Galilean G A Borelli and Classes of measures by the Jesuit A Tacquet (Italian), Nuncius Ann. Storia Sci. 6 (2) (1991), 33-81.
  15. M H Pope, Giovanni Alfonso Borelli - The Father of Biomechanics, Spine 30 (20) (2005), 2350-2355.
  16. C Serrus, La mécanique de J-A Borelli et la notion d'attraction, Revue d'histoire des sciences et de leur applications 1 (1947), 9-25.
  17. C Vasoli, Fondamento e metodo logico della geometria nell'Euclides restitutus del Borelli, Physis - Riv. Internaz. Storia Sci. 11 (1-4) (1969), 571-598.

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