# Mathematician:Herbert Westren Turnbull

## Mathematician

English mathematician best known now for his writings on the history of mathematics.

Did considerably work on the theory of invariants.

## Nationality

English

## History

- Born: 31 August 1885, Tettenhall, Wolverhampton, England
- Died: 4 May 1961, Grasmere, Westmoreland, England

## Publications

- 1928:
*The Theory of Determinants, Matrices, and Invariants* - 1929:
*The Great Mathematicians* - 1939:
*Theory of Equations* - 1945:
*The Mathematical Discoveries of Newton* - 1945:
*An Introduction to the Theory of Canonical Matrices*(with Alexander Craig Aitken) - 1959 -- 1961:
*The Correspondence of Isaac Newton*(as editor)