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This is the title page of the Siderius Nuncius (Starry Messenger) of Galileo (1564-1642), published in 1610. This book was a report on Galileo's first investigations with a telescope. Also includes Galileo's initial sketches of the surface of the moon.
A historically minded textbook designed to teach real analysis by considering some of the problems faced by 19th century mathematicians.
A general formed his men into a square, that is, an equal number in rank and file, and he found that he had an excess of 59 men.
A study of the rise of English algebra from the Medieval period to the end of the seventeenth century.
The sum of two numbers is 10 and their product is 40. What are the numbers?
A brief introduction to the life of John Napier, along with an animation of calculations using Napier's bones.
A description of a Research Experience for Undergraduates conducted in 2007 at Hood College.
Two excellent volumes on Euler in honor of his three hundredth birthday
There is a lion in a well whose depth is 50 palms. He climbs and slips back a certain amount each day. In how many days will he get out of the well?
A delightful survey of the history of trigonometry, along with discussions of its uses, both ancient and modern.

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