Balam was the author of Algebra, or the Doctrine of composing, inferring, and resolving an Equation (1653). It is a possible source of developments in John Wallis, Mathesis Universalis (1657), relating to geometric progressions treated as an axiomatic theory.
- Richard Balam. eNotes.com. Retrieved March 1st, 2012.
- http://logica.ugent.be/albrecht/thesis/AlgebraRhetoric.pdf, pp.27-28.
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