References for Argand


  1. P S Jones, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990). See THIS LINK.
Books:
  1. A H Hardy, Imaginary quantities : Their geometrical interpretation (New York, 1881).
  2. M J Hoüel, Essai sur une manière de représenter les quantités imaginaire dans les constructions géométrique (Paris, 1874).
Articles:
  1. H Fehr, Intermédiaire des mathématiciens 9 (1902), 74.
  2. N Nielsen, Géomètres français sous la Révolution (Copenhagen, 1929), 6-9.
  3. S S Petrova, From the history of the analytic proofs of the fundamental theorem of algebra (Russian), in History and methodology of the natural sciences No. 19: Mathematics, mechanics (Moscow, 1973), 167-172.
  4. G Schubring, Argand and the early work on graphical representation: New sources and interpretations, in Jesper Lützen (ed.), Around Caspar Wessel and the Geometric Representation of Complex Numbers. Proceedings of the Wessel Symposium at The Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters, Copenhagen, 11-15 August 1998 (C A Reitzel, Copenhagen, 2001), 125-146.