Poster of Banneker, with a brief description of his life and work.

Reviews of books, websites, poster sets, movies, and other resources for learning and teaching the history of mathematics.

Poster of Banneker, with a brief description of his life and work.

A biography of Hypatia in her times, which carefully distinguishes between the known facts of her life and the many speculations about her.

A discussion of the meaning of mathematical unsolvability in the context of the history of Abel's proof of the unsolvability of the quintic equation in terms of radicals.

A bibliographical reference to mathematics books printed in the new world before 1700.

A collection of articles on using the history of mathematics of the past 200 years in the undergraduate classroom.

Nine examples of using history in the mathematics classroom -- for those who read French!

A history of attempts to solve cubic and higher degree polynomial equations, including the notions of group theory and their relationship to the idea of symmetry.