References for Alexander Wilson

  1. H Plotkin, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990). See THIS LINK
  2. Biography by George Stronachl, rev. Roger Hutchins , in Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford, 2004). See THIS LINK
  1. A M Clerke, A popular history of astronomy during the nineteenth century 2nd edn (1887).
  2. A J Meadows, Early solar physics (1970).
  1. G Stronach, Alexander Wilson, Dictionary of National Biography XXI, 545-546.
  2. P Wilson, Biographical account of Alexander Wilson, MD, late professor of practical astronomy in Glasgow, Trans. Roy. Soc. Edinburgh 10 (1824), 279-297.