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A gallery of episodes from the history of calculus.
These posters illustrate aspects of the history of mathematics in countries from Babylonia to Ireland.
A gentleman has a garden of rectangular form and wants to construct a walk of equal width half way round to take up half the garden. What must be the width of this walk?
A section of a much larger website, dealing with some random topics in the history of mathematics.
An image of the calendar, together with instructions for its use
A cultural history of the infinite, from ancient to modern times, in which the author clarifies the conceptual underpinnings of this vast topic.
This is the title page to the 1811 edition of the Descriptive Geometry of Gaspard Monge (1746-1818). This book deals with methods for representing three-dimensional objects in two dimensions. It was written to accompany Monge's courses at the Ecole Polytechnique in Paris.
A history of the development of Pascal's triangle in its various manifestations
This website contains a complete version of Euclid's Elements, with all the proofs.
The square root of half the number of bees in a swarm has flown out upon a jessamine bush; 8/9 of the swarm has remained behind.