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A description of a long-running conference in which undergraduate mathematics students gather to share their research on the history of mathematics.

This book describes some of the so-called temple geometry problems that Japanese mathematicians posed and solved beginning in the seventeenth century.

A collection of short pieces detailing how Euler solved a particular mathematics problem.
A lively description of ten of the greatest feuds in mathematics.
Gun metal of a certain grade is composed of 16% tin and 84% copper. How much tin must be added to 410 lbs. of this gun metal to make a composition of 18% tin?
Tartaglia's method for solving cubics, which he eventually explained to Cardano.
This website offers a collection of biographies of mathematicians and a variety of resources on the development of various branches of mathematics. It is an extremely rich and extensive site.
Reprint of a classic biography of Gauss, with a new forward by Jeremy Gray.
Paul Halmos Photograph Collection, page 3: M. Auslander, R. Baer, Banchoff, C. N. Moore, I. A. Barnett, P. Erdos, and Lida Barrett
This is the title page of the French edition of Leonhard Euler's text on Algebra. The text was originally published in German in 1767 in St. Petersburg and then translated into French in 1795.

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