References for George Atwood


  1. E M Cole, W Back, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990). See THIS LINK.
  2. Biography by Simon Schaffer, in Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford, 2004). See THIS LINK.
Books:
  1. H E Bird, Chess History and Reminiscences (London, 1882).
  2. E G R Taylor, The mathematical practitioners of Hanoverian England 1714-1840 (Cambridge, 1966).
Articles:
  1. J L Heilbron, A mathematicians' mutiny, with morals, in World changes, Cambridge, MA, 1990 (Cambridge, MA, 1993)
  2. J Ravetz, The representation of physical quantities in eighteenth-century mathematical physics, Isis 52 (1961), 7-20.
  3. S Schaffer, Machine philosophy, Osiris 9 (1994), 157-82