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A set of four posters dealing with the Pythagorean Theorem, infinity, prime numbers, and the history of pi.

Images from Frans van Schooten's 1659 edition of The Geometry of Rene Descartes

A reprint of the 32nd yearbook of the NCTM, dealing with developments in mathematics education in the U.S. and Canada. In particular, it gives a history of the various reform movements up to the publication date of 1980.
Determine the greatest cylinder that can be inscribed in a given cone.
There are many historical sessions during the 2007 summer meeting of the Mathematical Association of America.
A history of attempts to solve cubic and higher degree polynomial equations, including the notions of group theory and their relationship to the idea of symmetry.
I wish to find three numbers of such nature that the first and the second with 1/2 of the third makes 20...
A website with links to information about numerous topics in the history of mathematics.
A dramatization, in two Acts, of the struggles of European mathematicians of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries to come to terms with the newly admitted negative numbers.
The authors provide descriptions of Maya calendar systems, photos of artifacts, examples of calendar conversions, and exercises for classroom use.

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