In this fascinating and accessible book, the author devotes one lively, informative page of description and one striking, full-page illustration to each of 250 milestones in mathematics.

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

The story of the negative numbers

A section of a much larger website, dealing with some random topics in the history of mathematics.

A reprint of the 32nd yearbook of the NCTM, dealing with developments in mathematics education in the U.S. and Canada. In particular, it gives a history of the various reform movements up to the publication date of 1980.

Two excellent volumes on Euler in honor of his three hundredth birthday

Posters illustrating mathematics concepts in such places as China, Japan, India, and the Americas.

A book connecting mathematics to mysticism, but not recommended.

A collection of short lectures by Howard Eves giving details on 20 important happenings in the history of mathematics before 1650.

A survey of over two thousand years of the history of mathematics on the Indian subcontinent.

Reprint of a classic biography of Gauss, with a new forward by Jeremy Gray.