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Bertrand Russell

Mathematician, Philosopher, Activist (18-May-1872 — 2-Feb-1970)


A. J. Ayer. Bertrand Russell and G. E. Moore: The Analytical Heritage. Macmillan. 1971.

Nicholas Griffin (editor). The Cambridge Companion to Bertrand Russell. Cambridge University Press. 2003. 550pp.

Gideon Makin. The Metaphysicians of Meaning: Russell and Frege on Sense and Denotation. Routledge. 2000. 229pp.

Ray Monk. Bertrand Russell 1921-70: The Ghost of Madness. London: Jonathan Cape. 2000. 574pp.

Bertrand Russell. The Autobiography of Bertrand Russell, 1914-1944. Boston: Little, Brown and Company. 1968.


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  7. 20th Century Culture: A Biographical Companion (p.661)

  8. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.615)

  9. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1276)

  10. Twentieth Century Authors (p.1212)

  11. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.897)

  12. Asimov's Biographical Encyclopedia of Science and Technology (p.381)

  13. One Hundred Twentieth-Century Philosophers (pp.170-75)

  14. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.435)

  15. Who's Who in Modern History, 1860-1980 (p.281)

  16. Obituaries from the Times 1961-1970 (pp.691-94)

  17. Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientists (p.415)

  18. The Penguin Companion to English Literature (p.455)

  19. The Hutchinson Dictionary of Ideas (p.457)

  20. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.106)

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