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This is the title page of Isaac Barrow's Latin edition of the works of Archimedes, the first four books of Apollonius's Conics, and Theodosius's Spherica. It was published in 1675.
A number is required; that the square shall be equal to twice the cube.
A study of the nature of architecture in ancient Egypt and its relationship to Egyptian mathematics.
A five-volume set of biographies of mathematicians from ancient times to the twentieth century, aimed at secondary students.
A superb collection of articles by experts on various areas of the history of analysis, from the Greeks to modern times.
Where does pi come from? Why should we be interested in negative numbers, or square roots of negative numbers? How did people ever figure out the quadratic formula? A truly wonderful reference for teachers at all levels.
A new edition of a classic work on number theory.
A comprehensive history of trigonometry from ancient times to the Renaissance.
This meeting of the Canadian Society for the History and Philosophy of Mathematics takes place in Vancouver, BC, in association with the 2008 Canadian Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences
Information on previous ESUs