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The first page of Pathway to Knowledge by Robert Recorde (1510-1558). A version of Euclid's Elements, with commentary by Recorde to make it easier to understand. This page includes Euclid's first three postulates.
A lively description of ten of the greatest feuds in mathematics.
A book delving into the working of the mathematical mind.
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.
The annual meeting of the NCTM always contains sessions dealing with the history of mathematics and its use in teaching.
A letter to Sam Greitzer, late editor of Arbelos, discussing the derivation of two formulas for calculating pi.
Page 9, Images from Paul Halmos Photograph Collection: Burkholder, Butzer, Calderon, Chern, et al
A great book from which to learn and teach the subject of relativity.
The Arithmetic of Boethius (480-524) dates from the early sixth century. This page is from a mansucript (Plimpton MS 165) that dates from approximately 1294, written on vellum.
The development of 30 important mathematics subjects during the twentieth century made understandable to undergraduate mathematics majors.