References for Wilbur Knorr

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Books:

  1. J W Dauben and C J Scriba (eds.), Writing the history of mathematics. Its historical development (Birkhäuser, Basel, 2002).

Articles:

  1. I Bulmer-Thomas, Review: Textual Studies in Ancient and Medieval Geometry, by Wilbur Richard Knorr, The Classical Review, New Series 41 (1) (1991), 210-212.
  2. I Bulmer-Thomas, Review: The Ancient Tradition of Geometric Problems, by Wilbur Richard Knorr, The Classical Review, New Series 39 (2) (1989), 364-365.
  3. M Caveing, Review: The Evolution of the Euclidean Elements : A Study of the Theory of incommensurable Magnitudes and its significance for early Greek Geometry, by Wilbur Richard Knorr, Revue d'histoire des sciences 29 (2) (1976), 180-183.
  4. M Caveing, Review: The Ancient Tradition of Geometric Problems, by Wilbur Richard Knorr, Revue d'histoire des sciences 44 (3/4), La diffusion des sciences au XVIIIe siècle (1991), 487-489.
  5. M Cigarroa, Wilbur Knorr, professor of philosophy and classics, dies at 51, Stanford University News Service (19 March 1997).
  6. T Drucker, Review: The Ancient Tradition of Geometric Problems, by Wilbur Richard Knorr, Isis 82 (4) (1991), 718-720.
  7. E Kehoe, 2012 Whiteman Prize, Notices Amer. Math. Soc. 59 (4) (2012), 572- 575.
  8. D Fowler, In Memoriam. Wilbur Richard Knorr (1945-1997): An Appreciation, Historia Mathematica 25 (1998), 123-132.
  9. D Fowler, Review: The Evolution of the Euclidean Elements: A Study of the Theory of Incommensurable Magnitudes and Its Significance for Early Greek Geometry, by Wilbur Richard Knorr, The Mathematical Gazette 60 (413) (1976), 229.
  10. Wilbur Richard Knorr, Harvard University Department of the History of Science Newsletter (2) (Fall, 1997), 5.
  11. H R Mendell, Eloge: Wilbur Knorr, 29 August 1945-18 March 1997, Isis 92 (2) (2001), 339-343.
  12. G Molland, Review: Textual Studies in Ancient and Medieval Geometry, by Wilbur Richard Knorr, Speculum 68 (1) (1993), 189-191.
  13. D S Nivison, P Suppes and J Perry, Memorial Resolution. Wilbur Richard Knorr (1945-1997), Stanford Historical Society.
    http://historicalsociety.stanford.edu/pdfmem/KnorrW.pdf
  14. W Saxon, Wilbur Knorr, 51, Mathematics Historian, The New York Times (31 March 1997).
  15. S Unguru, Review: The Evolution of the Euclidean Elements: A Study of the Theory of Incommensurable Magnitudes and Its Significance for Early Greek Geometry, by Wilbur Richard Knorr, Isis 68 (2) (1977), 314-316.
  16. B L van der Waerden, Review: The Evolution of the Euclidean Elements: A Study of the Theory of Incommensurable Magnitudes and Its Significance for Early Greek Geometry, by Wilbur Richard Knorr, Historia Mathematica 3 (4) (1976), 497-499.
  17. D T Whiteside, Review: The Ancient Tradition of Geometric Problems, by Wilbur Richard Knorr, The British Journal for the History of Science 23 (3) (1990), 373-375.

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