To belong: The role of community in the life and work of J.J. Sylvester

Senechal, Marjorie; Parshall, Karen Hunger
June 1998
Mathematical Intelligencer;Summer98, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p35
Academic Journal
Presents information on the life and work of the mathematician James Joseph Sylvester who died on March 19, 1897 in England. Recount of the event of Sylvester's death; Information on his early life; Where Sylverster was educated; His career achievements; Views of people who knew Sylvester. INSET: Kepler's apostrophe.


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