References for Francesco Grimaldi

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  1. B S Eastwood, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Francesco_Maria_Grimaldi.aspx

Books:

  1. D Graves, Scientists of faith: forty-eight biographies of historic scientists and their Christian faith (Kregel Publications, 1996).
  2. F A McGrath, Grimaldi's Fluid Theory of Light (M.Sc. dissertation, University College, London, 1969).
  3. E H Oakes, Encyclopedia of World Scientists, Volume 1 (Infobase Publishing, 2007).
  4. R Savelli, Grimaldi e la rifrazione (Bologna, 1951).
  5. R Savelli, Nel terzo centenario del 'De lumine' di F M Grimaldi (Ferrara, 1966).
  6. G Tabarroni, P F M Grimaldi Bolognese iniziatore della ottica-fisica (Bologna, 1964)
  7. G Tabarroni, Nel terzo contenario della morte de F M Grimaldi (Bologna, 1964).

Articles:

  1. U Baldini, Riccioli and Grimaldi (Italian), in Giambattista Riccioli and the scientific merit of the Jesuits in the Baroque period (Italian), Ferrara/Bondeno, 1998 (Olschki, Florence, 2002), 1-47
  2. H Brock, Francesco Maria Grimaldi, in The Catholic Encyclopedia (Robert Appleton Company, New York, 1910).
    http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/07034a.htm
  3. C M Graney, 126 Arguments Concerning the Motion of the Earth, as presented by Giovanni Battista Riccioli in his 1651 'Almagestum Novum'.
    http://arxiv.org/pdf/1103.2057.pdf
  4. Francesco Maria Grimaldi, The Supplement to the Penny Cyclopædia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (C Knight, London, 1851), 667-668.
  5. A R Hall, Beyond the fringe: diffraction as seen by Grimaldi, Fabri, Hooke and Newton, Notes and Records Roy. Soc. London 44 (1) (1990), 13-23.
  6. J Marek, Les notions de la théorie ondulatoire de la lumière chez Grimaldi et Huyghens, Acta historiae rerum naturalium necnon technicarum I (1965), 131-147.
  7. J Marek, The Role of Practice in Marxism-Leninism: The Idea of Limits as Impetus in the Development of 17th-Century Physics, Studies in Soviet Thought 25 (1) (1983), 1-10.
  8. R H Stuewer, A Critical Analysis of Newton's Work on Diffraction, Isis 61 (1970), 188-205.

JOC/EFR July 2012

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