References for James Thomson

  1. Biography by Crosbie Smith, in Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford, 2004).
    See THIS LINK.


  2. E King, Lord Kelvin's early home (1909).
  3. S P Thomson, The Life of Lord Kelvin (London, 1976).
  4. C Smith and M N Wise, Energy and empire : a biographical study of Lord Kelvin (1989).


  5. T M MacRobert, Mathematics (and Astronomy), in Fortuna Domus (1951).