References for Gaspard de Prony


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    Books:

  1. M M Bradley, Gaspard- Clair- François- Marie- Riche de Prony : his career as educator and scientist (PhD Thesis Coventry (Lanchester) Polytechnic, 1984).

    Articles:

  2. M M Bradley, Prony the bridge builder : the life and times of Gaspard de Prony, educator and scientist, Centaurus 37 (1994), 230-268.
  3. I Grattan-Guinness, Work for the hairdressers : The production of de Prony's logarithmic and trigonometric tables, Annals of the History of Computing 12 (3) (1990), 177-185.
  4. M Walckenaer, La Vie de Prony, Bulletin de la Societé pour l'Encouragement de l'Industrie Nationale 139 (1940), 68-98.