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Three hundred pigs are to be prepared for a feast.
The paperback reprint of this large collection of articles by experts on all aspects of the history and philosophy of mathematics.
An English translation of Eratosthenes' Geography, which includes "On the Measurement of the Earth."
A dramatization, in two Acts, of the struggles of European mathematicians of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries to come to terms with the newly admitted negative numbers.
The history of the Poincare conjecture up to its recent proof by Grigori Perelman.
The history of apportionment of representatives in the U.S. Congress, from the 1790s until today, along with a discussion of the mathematics involved in the various methods.
The story of the negative numbers
Of the two water reeds, the one grows 3 feet and the other 1 foot on the first day. The growth of the first becomes every day half of that of the preceding day, while the other grows twice as much as on the day before.
Some ideas on using student reports when you teach a course in the history of mathematics
There is a log of precious wood 18 feet long whose bases are 5 feet and 2.5 feet in circumference. Into what lengths should the log be cut to trisect its volume?

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