Person: Russell (2), Bertrand Arthur William


In a long and varied career Russell published a vast number of books on logic, theory of knowledge, and many other topics. His best known work was Principia Mathematica .

Mathematical Profile (Excerpt):

Born 18 May 1872, Ravenscroft, Trelleck, Monmouthshire, Wales. Died 2 February 1970, Penrhyndeudraeth, Merioneth, Wales.

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Analysis, Astronomy, Origin Wales, Prize Nobel, Set Theory

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  1. O’Connor, John J; Robertson, Edmund F: MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive