Background
Reid, Constance was born on January 3, 1918 in St. Louis. Daughter of Ralph Bowers and Helen Marie (Hall) Bowman.
Reid, Constance was born on January 3, 1918 in St. Louis. Daughter of Ralph Bowers and Helen Marie (Hall) Bowman.
AB, San Diego State College, California, 1938. Master of Education, University California, Berkeley, 1949.
High School teacher San Diego City Schools, California, 1939-1948. Junior College teacher San Diego City schools, 1949-1950. Writer freelance, from 1950.
(From Zero to Infinity is a combination of number lore, nu...)
(Jerzy Neyman received the National Medal of Science "for ...)
(I am very pleased that my books about David Hilbert, publ...)
(I am very pleased that my books about David Hilbert, publ...)
( This work has been selected by scholars as being cultur...)
(In high school Julia Bowman stood alone as the only girl ...)
(Eric Temple Bell (1883-1960) was a distinguished mathemat...)
(Introduction to Higher Mathematics for the General Reader...)
(From Zero to Infinity: What Makes Numbers Interesting by ...)
(A Long Way from Euclid by Reid, Constance [Dover Publicat...)
(Constance Reid There is no royal road to geometry, Euchd ...)
(David Hilbert was one of the truly great mathematicians o...)
(David Hilbert was one of the truly great mathematicians o...)
(David Hilbert was one of the truly great mathematicians o...)
(This is a compelling account of this complicated, difficu...)
Author: Slacks and Calluses, 1944, 2004, From Zero to Infinity, 1955, 2005, Introduction to Higher Mathematics for the General Reader, 1959, A Long Way from Euclid, 1963, Hilbert, 1970, 1996, Courant in Goettingen and New York, 1976, (as Courant) 1996, Neyman--from life, 1982, (as Neyman) 1997, More Mathematical People, 1986, The Search for E.T. Bell, also known as John Taine, 1993, JULIA, a life in mathematics, 1996( Beckenbach Book prize, 1996), co-author: International Mathematical Congresses/An Illustrated History 1893-1986, 1986, More Mathematical People, 1990
speaker in field.
Member of Mathematics Association American.
Married Neil Dan Reid, June 23, 1950. Children: Julia Emma, Stewart Bowman.