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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 story of Nicolaus Mercator, music, and logarithms.
Given the cats eye as shown. Let the radius of the eye be given by R. What is the area of the pupil?
The annual meeting of the HPM Americas Section will take place Friday, April 28 at 5:30 pm. in the Landmark 5
room of the Renaissance Grand Hotel in St. Louis.
This is a translation of an article of Leonhard Euler in which he attempts to prove the fundamental theorem of algebra. In addition, he discusses in detail his understanding of the nature of complex numbers.
The development of 30 important mathematics subjects during the twentieth century made understandable to undergraduate mathematics majors.
Essays on how number has been critical to the work of scientists through the ages.
Short biographies of mathematicians with mathematical activities.

Review of Bertram's text on the history of Greek science.

The classic work by Dirk Struik is still worth reading, especially for its attention to the social context of the development of mathematical ideas.

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