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A creative expression combining text, design and illustrations, originally designed for the International Congress of Mathematicians in Madrid.
Find a number having remainder 29 when divided by 30 and remainder 3 when divided by 4.
Portraits of 92 living mathematicians, with autobiographical comments.
The king of France entered into a battle and was defeated. How many soldiers did he have before he was defeated?
There is a right triangle where: the sum of the upright multiplied by itself twice and the hypotenuse multiplied by itself is 700 units; and, the sum of the base multiplied by itself twice and the hypotenuse multiplied by itself is 900 units.
As for a square piece of land that amounts to 100 square cubits, if it is said to you, "Cause it to make a piece of land that amounts to 100 square cubits that is round," what is the required diameter?
A gallery of episodes from the history of calculus.
What number which being increased by 1/2, 1/3, and 1/4 of itself, the sum shall be 75?
A collection of the Kenneth May lectures in the history of mathematics given at meetings of the Canadian Society for the History and Philosophy of Mathematics.

The author constructs a possible mathematical path from the ancient Babylonians to Pythagoras, Euclid, and the ancient Greeks.

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