# Mathematician:Writer

This page collects:

- Mentions of minor mathematicians whose biographical details are unavailable, but who have contributed towards the literature in some way.
- Writers who are not actually mathematicians as such, but who have written books on mathematical topics.

Also see:

## Contents

- 1 A
- 2 B
- 2.1 Stephen Barr
- 2.2 Thomas C. Bartee
- 2.3 Michael A. Bean
- 2.4 Raymond A. Beauregard
- 2.5 Fayssal Benkhaldoun
- 2.6 Thomas Bole
- 2.7 Ephraim J. Borowski
- 2.8 Laurie Boswell
- 2.9 G.C.T. Bowen
- 2.10 Charles Henry Brase
- 2.11 Corrinne Pellillo Brase
- 2.12 D.E. Brown
- 2.13 Stanley N. Burris
- 2.14 Gerard Buskes
- 2.15 Frederick W. Byron, Jr.

- 3 C
- 4 E
- 5 F
- 6 G
- 7 H
- 7.1 John Hadley
- 7.2 John Haigh
- 7.3 Dieter Hänel
- 7.4 John Michael Harris
- 7.5 Nora Anne Hartsfield
- 7.6 Trevor O. Hawkes
- 7.7 Harold Arthur Hayden
- 7.8 Olaf Helmer
- 7.9 James Mitchell Henderson
- 7.10 David E. Heyd
- 7.11 Jeffry L. Hirst
- 7.12 Richard E. Hodel
- 7.13 Robert P. Hostetler
- 7.14 Anne V. Hodgkins
- 7.15 Albert Geoffrey Howson
- 7.16 Colin Howson

- 8 J
- 9 K
- 10 L
- 11 M
- 11.1 Robert Earl MacKenzie
- 11.2 Edwin Arthur Maxwell
- 11.3 George McCarty
- 11.4 Christopher S. Mellish
- 11.5 Robert Messer
- 11.6 Klaus Metsch
- 11.7 John G. Michaels
- 11.8 Richard S. Millman
- 11.9 Halina Moss
- 11.10 Michael J. Mossinghoff
- 11.11 Allan Macgregor Munn
- 11.12 Anne V. Munn
- 11.13 Uppaluri Siva Ramachandra Murty
- 11.14 Tyn Myint-U

- 12 O
- 13 P
- 14 Q
- 15 R
- 16 S
- 16.1 Karl Sabbagh
- 16.2 Abraham Joseph Sachs
- 16.3 Merrilee H. Salmon
- 16.4 Hanamantagouda P. Sankappanavar
- 16.5 Matthias Schmidt
- 16.6 Peter Schuster
- 16.7 Robyn Silbey
- 16.8 Thomas S. Shores
- 16.9 Anthony Michael Starfield
- 16.10 Sydney George Starling
- 16.11 David R. Stirzaker
- 16.12 Philip D. Straffin
- 16.13 M.N.S. Swamy

- 17 T
- 18 V
- 19 W
- 20 Z
- 21 Also see

## A

### Dorothée Aeppli

Translator (into English) of:

- 1972:
*Problems and Theorems in Analysis I*by George Pólya and Gábor Szegő

### Miquel Albertí

Author of:

- 2017:
*Creativity in Mathematics* - 2017:
*Planet Mathematics* - 2017:
*Endless Mosaics* - 2017:
*Easy or Difficult?*

### Luis Fernando Areán Álvarez

Author of:

### Javier Arbonés

Author of:

- 2017:
*Harmony is Numerical*(with Pablo Milrud)

### Eduardo Arroyo

Author of:

### Lluis Artal

Author of:

- 2017:
*Mortgages and Equations*(with Josep Sales)

## B

### Stephen Barr

Author of:

- 1964:
*Experiments in Topology*

### Thomas C. Bartee

Author of:

- 1970:
*Modern Applied Algebra*(with Garrett Birkhoff)

### Michael A. Bean

Author of:

### Raymond A. Beauregard

Author of:

- 1995:
*Linear Algebra, 3 ed.*(with John B. Fraleigh)

### Fayssal Benkhaldoun

Editor of:

- 1996:
*Finite Volumes for Complex Applications*(with Roland Vilsmeier) - 1999:
*Finite Volumes for Complex Applications II*(with Roland Vilsmeier and Dieter Hänel])

### Thomas Bole

Translator (into English) (with Stephen Pollard) of:

### Ephraim J. Borowski

Author of:

- 1989:
*Dictionary of Mathematics*(with Jonathan M. Borwein)

### Laurie Boswell

- 1994:
*Geometry*(with Roland E. Larson and Lee Stiff) - 1996:
*Passport to Algebra and Geometry*(with Roland E. Larson, Timothy D. Kanold and Lee Stiff) - 1996:
*Windows to Algebra and Geometry*(with Roland E. Larson, Timothy D. Kanold and Lee Stiff) - 1997:
*Passport to Mathematics Book 1 - 2*(with Roland E. Larson and Lee Stiff) - 2001:
*Mathematics Concepts and Skills Course 1 - 2*(with Roland E. Larson, Timothy D. Kanold and Lee Stiff) - 2001:
*Algebra 1 Concepts and Skills*(with Roland E. Larson, Timothy D. Kanold and Lee Stiff) - 2003:
*Geometry Concepts and Skills*(with Roland E. Larson and Lee Stiff) - 2004:
*Math Course 1 - 3*(with Roland E. Larson, Timothy D. Kanold and Lee Stiff) - 2005:
*Prealgebra*(with Roland E. Larson, Timothy D. Kanold and Lee Stiff) - 2008:
*Algebra 2 Concepts and Skills*(with Roland E. Larson, Timothy D. Kanold and Lee Stiff) - 2010:
*Big Ideas Math 1 - 3*(with Roland E. Larson)

### G.C.T. Bowen

Contributor to:

- 1954:
*Mathematics For All*

### Charles Henry Brase

Author of:

### Corrinne Pellillo Brase

Author of:

- 2011:
*Understandable Statistics, 10th ed.*(with Charles Henry Brase)

### D.E. Brown

Translator (into English) of:

- 1961:
*Theory of Markov Processes*by E.B. Dynkin

### Stanley N. Burris

Author of:

- 1981:
*A Course in Universal Algebra*(with H.P. Sankappanavar)

### Gerard Buskes

Author of:

### Frederick W. Byron, Jr.

Author of:

- 1969:
*Mathematics of Classical and Quantum Physics: Volume One*(with Robert W. Fuller) - 1970:
*Mathematics of Classical and Quantum Physics: Volume Two*(with Robert W. Fuller)

- 1992:
*Mathematics of Classical and Quantum Physics*(with Robert W. Fuller) (republication of*Mathematics of Classical and Quantum Physics: Volume One*and*Mathematics of Classical and Quantum Physics: Volume Two*in one volume)

## C

### Leslie Clark

Translator (into English) (with Alastair Reid) of:

- 1949:
*O Homem que Calculava*(*The Man Who Counted*) by Malba Tahan (1993)

### Alfred Denys Cowper

Translator (into English) of:

### Steven L. Crouch

Author of:

## E

### Bruce H. Edwards

Author of:

- 1988:
*Elementary Linear Algebra*(with Roland E. Larson) - 1991:
*Finite Mathematics*(with Roland E. Larson) - 1991:
*Finite Mathematics with Calculus*(with Roland E. Larson) - 1993:
*College Algebra A Graphing Approach*(with Roland E. Larson and Robert P. Hostetler) - 1993:
*Algebra and Trigonometry A Graphing Approach*(with Roland E. Larson and Robert P. Hostetler) - 1995:
*Precalculus with Limits: A Graphing Approach*(with Roland E. Larson and Robert P. Hostetler) - 1995:
*Calculus Early Transcendental Functions*(with Roland E. Larson and Robert P. Hostetler) - 1995:
*Trigonometry A Graphing Approach*(with Roland E. Larson and Robert P. Hostetler) - 2000:
*College Algebra: An Internet Approach*(with Roland E. Larson and Robert P. Hostetler) - 2000:
*Precalculus: An Internet Approach*(with Roland E. Larson and Robert P. Hostetler) - 2001:
*Calculus, 7th ed.*(with Roland E. Larson, Robert P. Hostetler and David E. Heyd) - 2002:
*Calculus 1 with Precalculus*(with Roland E. Larson and Robert P. Hostetler) - 2005:
*Calculus, 8th ed.*(with Roland E. Larson and Robert P. Hostetler) - 2008:
*Essential Calculus: Early Transcendental Functions*(with Roland E. Larson and Robert P. Hostetler) - 2009:
*Calculus, 9th ed.*(with Roland E. Larson)

## F

### Betsy Farber

Author of:

- 2000:
*Elementary Statistics Picturing the World*(with Roland E. Larson)

### Thomas Ewan Faulkner

Author of:

- 1949:
*Projective Geometry*

### John B. Fraleigh

Author of:

- 1975:
*A First Course in Abstract Algebra* - 1995:
*Linear Algebra, 3rd ed.*(with Raymond A. Beauregard) - 2002:
*A First Course in Abstract Algebra, 7th ed.*

### Michele Friend

- 2005: An introduction to the new edition of
*An Investigation of the Laws of Thought*by George Boole - 2007:
*Introducing Philosophy of Mathematics*

## G

### Alfred Geary

Author of:

- 1938:
*Mathematics for Technical Students, Part One*(with H.V. Lowry and H.A. Hayden) - 1939:
*Mathematics for Technical Students, Part Two*(with H.V. Lowry and H.A. Hayden) - 1945:
*Advanced Mathematics for Technical Students, Part I*(with H.V. Lowry and H.A. Hayden)

### Charles Goldziher

Author of:

- 1912:
*A Bibliography on the Teaching of Mathematics*(with David Eugene Smith)

## H

### John Hadley

Translator of:

- Mar. 1992:
*Problems to Sharpen the Young*(*Math. Gazette***Vol. 76**,*no. 475*: pp. 102 – 126) (with David Singmaster) www.jstor.org/stable/3620384

### John Haigh

Author of:

- 2005:
*How to Take a Penalty*(with Rob Eastaway) - 2007:
*Beating the Odds*(with Rob Eastaway) (paperback edition of*How to Take a Penalty*)

### Dieter Hänel

Editor of:

### John Michael Harris

Author of:

- 2008:
*Combinatorics and Graph Theory, 2nd ed.*(with Jeffry L. Hirst and Michael J. Mossinghoff)

### Nora Anne Hartsfield

Author of:

### Trevor O. Hawkes

Author of:

- 1970:
*Rings, Modules and Linear Algebra*(with Brian Hartley)

### Harold Arthur Hayden

Author of:

- 1938:
*Mathematics for Technical Students, Part One*(with A. Geary and H.V. Lowry) - 1939:
*Mathematics for Technical Students, Part Two*(with A. Geary and H.V. Lowry) - 1945:
*Advanced Mathematics for Technical Students, Part I*(with A. Geary and H.V. Lowry) - 1950:
*Advanced Mathematics for Technical Students, Part II*(with H.V. Lowry)

### Olaf Helmer

Translator (into English) of:

- 1941:
*Introduction to Logic and to the Methodology of Deductive Sciences*by Alfred Tarski - 1946:
*Introduction to Logic and to the Methodology of Deductive Sciences, 2nd ed.*by Alfred Tarski

### James Mitchell Henderson

Author of:

- 1958:
*Microeconomic Theory: A Mathematical Approach*(with Richard E. Quandt) - 1971:
*Microeconomic Theory: A Mathematical Approach, 2nd ed.*(with Richard E. Quandt)

### David E. Heyd

Author of:

- 2001:
*Calculus, 7th ed.*(with Roland E. Larson, Robert P. Hostetler and Bruce H. Edwards)

### Jeffry L. Hirst

Author of:

- 2008:
*Combinatorics and Graph Theory, 2nd ed.*(with John M. Harris and Michael J. Mossinghoff)

### Richard E. Hodel

Author of:

- 2005:
*Restricted versions of the Tukey-Teichmuller Theorem that are equivalent to the Boolean prime ideal theorem*(*Arch. Math. Logic***Vol. 44**: pp. 459 – 472)

### Robert P. Hostetler

Author of:

- 1978:
*Calculus*(with Roland E. Larson) - 1979:
*Calculus with Analytic Geometry*(with Roland E. Larson) - 1982:
*Mathematics for Everyday Living*(with Roland E. Larson) - 1983:
*Calculus: An Applied Approach*(with Roland E. Larson) - 1985:
*College Algebra*(with Roland E. Larson) - 1985:
*Algebra and Trigonometry*(with Roland E. Larson) - 1985:
*Trigonometry*(with Roland E. Larson) - 1985:
*Precalculus*(with Roland E. Larson) - 1992:
*Elementary Algebra*(with Roland E. Larson) - 1992:
*Intermediate Algebra*(with Roland E. Larson) - 1992:
*College Algebra Concepts and Models*(with Roland E. Larson and Anne V. Munn) - 1993:
*College Algebra A Graphing Approach*(with Roland E. Larson and Bruce H. Edwards) - 1993:
*Algebra and Trigonometry A Graphing Approach*(with Roland E. Larson and Bruce H. Edwards) - 1993:
*Precalculus A Graphing Approach*(with Roland E. Larson) - 1994:
*Intermediate Algebra Graphs and Functions*(with Roland E. Larson and Carolyn F. Neptune) - 1994:
*Algebra for College Students: Graphs and Functions*(with Roland E. Larson and Carolyn F. Neptune) - 1995:
*Precalculus with Limits: A Graphing Approach*(with Roland E. Larson and Bruce H. Edwards) - 1995:
*Calculus Early Transcendental Functions*(with Roland E. Larson and Bruce H. Edwards) - 1995:
*Trigonometry A Graphing Approach*(with Roland E. Larson and Bruce H. Edwards) - 2000:
*College Algebra: An Internet Approach*(with Roland E. Larson and Bruce H. Edwards) - 2000:
*Precalculus: An Internet Approach*(with Roland E. Larson and Bruce H. Edwards) - 2001:
*Calculus, 7th ed.*(with Roland E. Larson, Bruce H. Edwards and David E. Heyd) - 2002:
*Calculus 1 with Precalculus*(with Roland E. Larson and Bruce H. Edwards) - 2005:
*Calculus, 8th ed.*(with Roland E. Larson and Bruce H. Edwards) - 2005:
*Algebra for College Students*(with Roland E. Larson) - 2006:
*College Algebra: A Concise Course*(with Roland E. Larson and Anne V. Hodgkins) - 2007:
*Precalculus: A Concise Course*(with Roland E. Larson) - 2008:
*Essential Calculus: Early Transcendental Functions*(with Roland E. Larson and Bruce H. Edwards)

### Anne V. Hodgkins

Also known as Anne V. Munn.

Author of:

- 1992:
*College Algebra Concepts and Models*with Roland E. Larson and Robert P. Hostetler) (as Anne V. Munn) - 2006:
*College Algebra: A Concise Course*(with Roland E. Larson and Robert P. Hostetler) - 2009:
*College Algebra with Applications for Business and the Life Sciences*(with Roland E. Larson) - 2010:
*College Algebra and Calclulus: An Applied Approach*(with Roland E. Larson)

### Albert Geoffrey Howson

Author of:

### Colin Howson

Author of:

- 1997:
*Logic with Trees*

## J

### Klaus Jänich

Author of:

- 1984:
*Topology*

### William Henry Johnstone

Author of:

## K

### Timothy D. Kanold

Author of:

- 1993:
*Algebra 1 - 2*(with Roland E. Larson and Lee Stiff) - 1996:
*Passport to Algebra and Geometry*(with Roland E. Larson, Laurie Boswell and Lee Stiff) - 1996:
*Windows to Algebra and Geometry*(with Roland E. Larson, Laurie Boswell and Lee Stiff) - 2001:
*Mathematics Concepts and Skills Course 1 - 2*(with Roland E. Larson, Laurie Boswell and Lee Stiff) - 2001:
*Algebra 1 Concepts and Skills*(with Roland E. Larson, Laurie Boswell and Lee Stiff) - 2004:
*Math Course 1 - 3*(with Roland E. Larson, Laurie Boswell and Lee Stiff) - 2005:
*Prealgebra*(with Roland E. Larson, Laurie Boswell and Lee Stiff) - 2008:
*Algebra 2 Concepts and Skills*(with Roland E. Larson, Laurie Boswell and Lee Stiff)

### Irvin W. Kay

Author of:

- 1937:
*Introduction to Mathematics*(with Morris Kline) - 1965:
*Electromagnetic Theory and Geometrical Optics*(with Morris Kline)

### Geoffrey Keppel

Author of:

### James S. Kraft

Author of:

## L

### Marcia L. Latham

Translator (into English) of:

- 1925:
*La Géométrie*by René Descartes (1637) (with David Eugene Smith)

### Ralph Leighton

Editor of:

### Rudolf Lidl

Author of:

- 1997:
*Applied Abstract Algebra*(with Günter Pilz)

### Elon Lages Lima

Author of:

- 1989:
*Análise Real 1*

### John David Logan

Author of:

### Hugh Vernon Lowry

Author of:

- 1938:
*Mathematics for Technical Students, Part One*(with A. Geary and H.A. Hayden) - 1939:
*Mathematics for Technical Students, Part Two*(with A. Geary and H.A. Hayden) - 1945:
*Advanced Mathematics for Technical Students, Part I*(with A. Geary and H.A. Hayden) - 1950:
*Advanced Mathematics for Technical Students, Part II*(with H.A. Hayden)

## M

### Robert Earl MacKenzie

Author of:

- 1963:
*Introduction to Differentiable Manifolds*(with Louis Auslander)

### Edwin Arthur Maxwell

Author of:

### George McCarty

Author of:

### Christopher S. Mellish

Author of:

- 1981:
*Programming in Prolog*(with William F. Clocksin)

### Robert Messer

Author of:

- 1994:
*Linear Algebra: Gateway to Mathematics* - 2006:
*Topology Now!*(with Philip Straffin)

### Klaus Metsch

Author of:

### John G. Michaels

Author of:

### Richard S. Millman

Co-author of:

- 1981:
*Geometry: A Metric Approach with Models*(with George D. Parker)

### Halina Moss

Translator (into English) of:

- 1964:
*Mathematical Games and Pastimes*by A.P. Domoryad (1961)

### Michael J. Mossinghoff

Author of:

- 2008:
*Combinatorics and Graph Theory, 2nd ed.*(with John M. Harris and Jeffry L. Hirst)

### Allan Macgregor Munn

Author of:

### Anne V. Munn

Also known as Anne V. Hodgkins.

Author of:

- 1992:
*College Algebra Concepts and Models*with Roland E. Larson and Robert P. Hostetler)

### Uppaluri Siva Ramachandra Murty

Author of:

- 1976:
*Graph Theory With Applications*(with J.A. Bondy) - 2008:
*Graph Theory*(with J.A. Bondy)

### Tyn Myint-U

Author of:

- 2007:
*Linear Partial Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers, 4th ed.*(with Lokenath Debnath)

## O

### Daniel John O'Connor

Author of:

- 1953:
*Introduction to Symbolic Logic*(with A.H. Basson) - 1957:
*Introduction to Symbolic Logic, 2nd ed.*(with A.H. Basson) - 1959:
*Introduction to Symbolic Logic, 3rd ed.*(with A.H. Basson) - 1970:
*Elementary Logic*(with Betty Powell)

### Leonard William John Owler

Author of:

## P

### Yoav Peleg

Author of:

- 1998:
*Quantum Mechanics*(with Reuven Pnini and Elyahu Zaarur)

### Gustavo Ernesto Piñeiro

Author of:

- 2017:
*The Sphere that Wanted to be Infinite* - 2017:
*e for Extraordinary* - 2017:
*The Story of an Imaginary Number*

### Reuven Pnini

Author of:

- 1998:
*Quantum Mechanics*(with Yoav Peleg and Elyahu Zaarur)

### Stephen Pollard

Translator (into English) (with Thomas Bole) of:

### Ebbe Thue Poulsen

Author of:

- 2000:
*Indledning til Matematisk Analyse 1a*(with Klaus Thomsen)

### Betty Powell

Author of:

- 1970:
*Elementary Logic*(with D.J. O'Connor)

## Q

### Richard Emeric Quandt

Author of:

- 1958:
*Microeconomic Theory: A Mathematical Approach*(with James M. Henderson) - 1971:
*Microeconomic Theory: A Mathematical Approach, 2nd ed.*(with James M. Henderson)

## R

### Alastair Reid

Translator (into English) (with Leslie Clark) of:

- 1949:
*O Homem que Calculava*(*The Man Who Counted*) by Malba Tahan (1993)

### A.G.G. Richards

Contributor to:

- 1954:
*Mathematics For All*

### Dana Scott Richards

Editor of:

### Steven Roman

Author of:

### Mark Andrew Ronan

Author of:

- 2006:
*Symmetry and the Monster*

### Kenneth H. Rosen

Author of:

- 1999:
*Discrete Mathematics and Its Applications, 4th ed.* - 2000:
*Handbook of Discrete and Combinatorial Mathematics*(with John G. Michaels)

### Gordon F. Royle

Author of:

- 2001:
*Algebraic Graph Theory*(with Chris Godsil)

### Mark Dermot Ryan

Author of:

## S

### Karl Sabbagh

Author of:

- 1984:
*The living body*(with Christiaan Barnard) - 1989:
*Skyscraper* - 1993:
*Magic or medicine*(with Rob Buckman) - 1996:
*21st-century jet* - 1999:
*A rum affair* - 2000:
*Power into art* - 2002:
*Dr. Riemann's Zeros* - 2006:
*Palestine: A Personal History* - 2007:
*Your Case is Hopeless: Bracing Advice From the 'Boy's Own Paper'* - 2009:
*Remembering our childhood: how memory betrays us*

### Abraham Joseph Sachs

**1915** ** – 1983**

Editor of:

- 1945:
*Mathematical Cuneiform Texts*(with O. Neugebauer)

### Merrilee H. Salmon

**b. 1935**

Author of:

Author of:

- 1981:
*A Course in Universal Algebra*(with Stanley Burris)

### Matthias Schmidt

Author of:

### Peter Schuster

Translator (into English) of:

- 1986:
*Mathematics for Engineers and Scientists*by K. Weltner and W.J. Weber) (with J. Grosjean)

### Robyn Silbey

Author of:

- 1998:
*Larson's Middle School Math, Grades 6, 7, and 8*(with Roland E. Larson)

### Thomas S. Shores

Author of:

### Anthony Michael Starfield

Author of:

- 1983:
*Boundary Element Methods in Solid Mechanics*(with S.L. Crouch)

### Sydney George Starling

Author of:

- 1950:
*Physics*(with A.J. Woodall) - 1957:
*Physics, 2nd ed.*(with A.J. Woodall)

### David R. Stirzaker

Author of:

### Philip D. Straffin

Author of:

- 2006:
*Topology Now!*(with Robert Messer)

### M.N.S. Swamy

Author of:

## T

### Malba Tahan

Pen name of Júlio César de Mello e Souza.

Author of:

- 1949:
*O Homem que Calculava*(*The Man Who Counted*)

### Morris Tenenbaum

Author of:

- 1963:
*Ordinary Differential Equations*(with Harry Pollard)

### Klaus Thomsen

Author of:

- 2000:
*Indledning til Matematisk Analyse 1a*(with Ebbe Thue Poulsen)

## V

### André VandenBroeck

Author of:

- 1972:
*Philosophical Geometry*

### Arnoud C.M. van Rooij

Author of:

### Maarten van Steen

Author of:

### Isaac R. Vesselo

Contributor to:

- 1954:
*Mathematics For All*

### Roland Vilsmeier

Editor of:

- 1996:
*Finite Volumes for Complex Applications*(with Fayssal Benkhaldoun) - 1999:
*Finite Volumes for Complex Applications II*(with Fayssal Benkhaldoun and Dieter Hänel)

## W

### Raymond Walker

Author of:

### Bruce William Watson

Author of:

### Wolfgang J. Weber

Author of:

- 1976:
*Mathematics for Engineers and Scientists*(with K. Weltner) (translated into English 1986 by J. Grosjean and P. Schuster)

### R.W. Webster

Contributor to:

- 1954:
*Mathematics For All*

### Klaus Weltner

Author of:

- 1976:
*Mathematics for Engineers and Scientists*(with W.J. Weber) (translated into English 1986 by J. Grosjean and P. Schuster)

### Thomas A. Whitelaw

Author of:

### Arthur Joseph Woodall

Author of:

- 1950:
*Physics*(with S.G. Starling) - 1957:
*Physics, 2nd ed.*(with S.G. Starling)

## Z

### Elyahu Zaarur

Author of:

- 1998:
*Quantum Mechanics*(with Yoav Peleg and Reuven Pnini)

### Horst-Günter Zimmer

Translator (into English) of:

- 1980:
*Zahlentheorie*(Number Theory) by Helmut Hasse