Liouville’s 1846 introduction to the mathematical works of Galois is translated from French to flowing (American) English. It gave an overview of the tragic circumstances of the undergraduate mathematician whose originality led to major advances in abstract Algebra.
Sawilowsky, Shlomo S. and Cuzzocrea, John L.
"Joseph Liouville’s ‘Mathematical Works Of Évariste Galois’,"
Journal of Modern Applied Statistical Methods: Vol. 5
, Article 32.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.wayne.edu/jmasm/vol5/iss2/32