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A Guide to Mathematics Resources

"Browsing shelf" popular mathematics books

Because of the relocation of math library materials during summer, 2009, our browsing shelf collection, which contained popular mathematics books, has been merged with the general books stacks. New materials will not be added to this list, but this partial list of the old browsing shelf, may help identify appropriate subject headings.

The origins of Cauchy's rigorous calculus / Judith V. Grabiner Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c1981 Calculus -- History;Cauchy, Augustin Louis, Baron, 1789-1857
The mathematical experience / Philip J. Davis, Reuben Hersh with introd. by Gian-Carlo Rota Boston : Birkhäuser, c1980 Mathematics -- Philosophy;Mathematics -- History;Mathematics -- Study and teaching
A history of mathematics / by Florian Cajori New York : Chelsea Pub. Co., [1980] Mathematics -- History
A half century of Polish mathematics : remembrances and reflections / by Kazimierz Kuratowski Oxford New York : Pergamon Press, c1980 Mathematics -- Poland -- History -- 20th century
Mathematicians and their times : history of mathematics and mathematics of history / Laurence Young Amsterdam New York : North-Holland Pub. Co. New York : sole distributors for the U.S.A., Elsevier North-Holland, c1981 Mathematics -- History
History of functional analysis / Jean Dieudonné Amsterdam New York : North-Holland Pub. Co. New York : sole distributors for the U.S.A. and Canada, Elseview North-Holland, 1981 Functional analysis -- History
The visual display of quantitative information / Edward R. Tufte. Cheshire, Conn. : Graphics Press, c1983. Statistics -- Graphic methods.;Audiovisual aids.
The nature of mathematical knowledge / Philip Kitcher New York Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1983 Mathematics -- Philosophy
The Scottish book : mathematics from the Scottish Café / edited by R. Daniel Mauldin Boston : Birkhäuser, 1981 Mathematics -- Problems, exercises, etc
Panorama des mathématiques pures. English;A panorama of pure mathematics, as seen by N. Bourbaki / Jean Dieudonné translated by I.G. Macdonald New York : Academic Press, 1982 Mathematics
Geometry, relativity, and the fourth dimension / by Rudolf v. B. Rucker New York : Dover Publications, 1977 Fourth dimension;Geometry, Non-Euclidean;Relativity (Physics)
Mathematics today : twelve informal essays / edited by Lynn Arthur Steen New York : Springer-Verlag, c1978 Mathematics
Mathematics : people, problems, results / edited by Douglas M. Campbell and John C. Higgins Belmont, Calif. : Wadsworth International, c1984 Mathematics
Mathematical people : profiles and interviews / Donald J. Albers and G.L. Alexanderson introduction by Philip J. Davis Cambridge, Mass. : Birkhäuser, 1985 Mathematicians -- Biography
The mathematics of Sonya Kovalevskaya / Roger Cooke New York : Springer-Verlag, c1984 Mathematical analysis -- History;Kovalevska?i?a, S. V. (Sof??i?a Vasil?evna), 1850-1891;Mathematicians -- Soviet Union -- Biography
Women and mathematics : balancing the equation / edited by Susan F. Chipman, Lorelei R. Brush, Donna M. Wilson Hillsdale, N.J. : L. Erlbaum Associates, 1985 Women in mathematics
Ramanujan's notebooks / [edited by] Bruce C. Berndt. New York : Springer-Verlag, c1985- Mathematics.
Mathematics and the search for knowledge / Morris Kline New York : Oxford University Press, 1985 Mathematics;Perception;Knowledge, Theory of
Enigmas of chance : an autobiography / Mark Kac New York : Harper & Row, c1985 Kac, Mark;Mathematicians -- United States -- Biography
I want to be a mathematician : an automathography / Paul R. Halmos New York : Springer-Verlag, c1985 Halmos, Paul R. (Paul Richard), 1916-2006.;Mathematicians -- United States -- Biography
Mathematical sciences : a unifying and dynamic resource / Panel on Mathematical Sciences, Board on Mathematical Sciences, Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Resources, National Research Council Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1986 Mathematics -- Research -- United States;Federal aid to research -- United States
Miscellany;Littlewood's Miscellany / edited by Béla Bollobás Cambridge New York : Cambridge University Press, 1986 Mathematics
Encyclopédie méthodique : mathématiques / par mm. d'Alembert ... [et al.] Paris : ACL-éditions, 1987 Mathematics -- Dictionaries;Mathematics -- Early works to 1800
The history of mathematics from antiquity to the present : a selective bibliography / Joseph W. Dauben New York : Garland, 1985 Mathematics -- History -- Bibliography
History and philosophy of modern mathematics / edited by William Aspray and Philip Kitcher Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c1988 Mathematics -- History -- Congresses;Mathematics -- Philosophy -- Congresses
Mathematical sciences : some research trends / Board on Mathematical Sciences, Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Resources, National Research Council Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press : Available from Board on Mathematical Sciences, 1988 Mathematics -- Research -- United States;Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- United States;Federal aid to research -- United States
Renewing U.S. mathematics : critical resource for the future : report / of the Ad Hoc Committee on Resources for the Mathematical Sciences, The Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Resources, National Research Council Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press : Available from Board on Mathematical Sciences, 1984 Mathematics -- Research -- United States;Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Discrete thoughts : essays on mathematics, science, and philosophy / Mark Kac, Gian-Carlo Rota, and Jacob T. Schwartz [edited by Harry Newman] Boston : Birkhäuser, c1986 Mathematics;Science;Philosophy
International mathematical congresses : an illustrated history, 1893-1986 / Donald J. Albers, G.L. Alexanderson, Constance Reid Berlin New York : Springer-Verlag, c1987 International Congress of Mathematicians;Mathematics -- Congresses -- History
Does God play dice? : the mathematics of chaos / Ian Stewart [Oxford New York] : B. Blackwell, 1989 Chaotic behavior in systems
The lost notebook and other unpublished papers / Srinivasa Ramanujan introduction by George E. Andrews New Delhi : Narosa Pub. House Berlin New York : Springer-Verlag, c1988 q-series;Functions, Theta;Series
Calcul, l'imprévu. English;Mathematics and the unexpected / Ivar Ekeland with a foreword by Felix E. Browder Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1988 Catastrophes (Mathematics)
A history of algebraic and differential topology, 1900-1960 / Jean Dieudonné Boston : Birkhäuser, c1989 Algebraic topology -- History;Differential topology -- History
Fantasia mathematica being a set of stories, together with a group of oddments and diversions, all drawn from the universe of mathematics New York, Simon and Schuster, 1958 Mathematics;Mathematics in literature
I have a photographic memory / Paul R. Halmos Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, 1987 Mathematicians -- Portraits;Mathematics -- History -- Pictorial works
Everybody counts : a report to the nation on the future of mathematics education / Mathematical Sciences Education Board [and] Board on Mathematical Sciences, Committee on the Mathematical Sciences in the Year 2000, National Research Council Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1988, c1989 Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- United States
Mathematicians and education reform : proceedings of the July 6-8, 1988 workshop / Naomi Fisher, Harvey Keynes, Philip Wagreich, editors. Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society in cooperation with Mathematical Association of America, c1990. Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- Congresses.
Studies in the history of mathematics / Esther R. Phillips, editor [Washington, D.C.] : Mathematical Association of America, c1987 Mathematics -- History
Computers and mathematics : the use of computers in undergraduate instructions : a project of the Committee on Computers in Mathematics Education of the Mathematical Association of America / editors, David A. Smith ... [et al.] [Washington, D.C.] : The Association, c1988 Mathematics -- Computer-assisted instruction;Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- Data processing
Responses to the challenge : keys to improved instruction by teaching assistants and part-time instructors / edited by Bettye Anne Case [the Committee on Teaching Assistants and Part-Time Instructors] [Washington, D.C.?] : Mathematical Association of America, c1989 Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States;Teaching
Renewing U.S. mathematics : a plan for the 1990s / Committee on the Mathematical Sciences--Status and Future Directions, Board on Mathematical Sciences, Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Applications, National Research Council Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1990 Mathematics -- Research -- United States;Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- United States
Mathematics and the imagination / Edward Kasner, James R. Newman Redmond, Wash. : Tempus Books of Microsoft Press New York : Distributed to the book trade in the United States by Harper & Row, c1989 Mathematics;Mathematical recreations
Report on the National Science Foundation disciplinary workshops on undergraduate education : recommendations of the disciplinary taskforces concerning critical issues in U.S. undergraduate education in the sciences, mathematics and engineering / Division of Undergraduate Science, Engineering, and Mathematics Education, Directorate for Science and Engineering Education, National Science Foundation [Washington, D.C.] : National Science Foundation, [1989] Science -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States -- Congresses
Reshaping college mathematics : a project of the Committee on the Undergraduate Program in Mathematics / edited by Lynn Arthur Steen [Washington, D.C.] : Mathematical Association of America, 1989 Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher)
A challenge of numbers : people in the mathematical sciences / prepared by Bernard L. Madison and Therese A. Hart for the Committee on the Mathematical Sciences in the year 2000 Mathematical Sciences Education Board [and] Board on Mathematical Sciences, Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Resources, National Research Council Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1990 Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States -- Statistics;Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- United States -- Statistics;Mathematicians -- United States -- Statistics
Journey through genius : the great theorems of mathematics / William Dunham New York : Wiley, c1990 Mathematics -- History;Mathematicians -- Biography
The history of modern mathematics : proceedings of the Symposium on the History of Modern Mathematics, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York, June 20-24, 1988 / edited by David E. Rowe, John McCleary Boston : Academic Press, c1989 Mathematics -- History -- Congresses
Envisioning information / Edward R. Tufte. Cheshire, Conn. : Graphics Press, c1990. Visual communication.
Challenges for college mathematics : an agenda for the next decade : report / of a Joint Task Force of the Mathematical Association of America and the Association of American Colleges Lynn Arthur Steen ... [et al.] Washington, DC : Mathematical Association of America, [1990] Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Reaching for infinity : puzzles, paradoxes and brainteasers #3 / Stan Gibilisco Blue Ridge Summit, PA : TAB Books, c1990 Mathematical recreations;Infinite
Islands of truth : a mathematical mystery cruise / Ivars Peterson New York : Freeman, c1990 Mathematics -- Popular works
A Source book in mathematics, 1200-1800 / edited by D.J. Struik Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [1986], c1969 Mathematics -- Early works to 1800
Mathematical thought from ancient to modern times / Morris Kline New York : Oxford University Press, 1990, c1972 Mathematics -- History
Math equals : biographies of women mathematicians + related activities / Teri Perl Menlo Park, Calif. : Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., c1978 Women mathematicians -- Biography
A history of mathematics / Carl B. Boyer revised by Uta C. Merzbach. New York : Wiley, c1989. Mathematics -- History.
Norbert Wiener, 1894-1964 / by P. R. Masani Basel Boston : Birkhäuser, 1990 Wiener, Norbert, 1894-1964;Mathematicians -- United States -- Biography
Mathematics and science / edited by Ronald E. Mickens Singapore Teaneck, NJ : World Scientific, c1990 Mathematics -- Philosophy;Science -- Philosophy
G?i?u?gens i Barrou, N??i?uton i Guk. English;Huygens and Barrow, Newton and Hooke : pioneers in mathematical analysis and catastrophe theory from evolvents to quasicrystals / V.I. Arnol?d translated from the Russian by Eric J.F. Primrose Basel Boston : Birkhaüser Verlag, 1990 Mathematical analysis -- History -- 17th century;Mathematical physics -- History -- 17th century
Time travel and other mathematical bewilderments / Martin Gardner New York : W.H. Freeman, c1988 Mathematical recreations
The fourth dimension : a guided tour of the higher universes / Rudy Rucker foreword by Martin Gardner illustrations by David Povilaitis Boston : Houghton Mifflin, c1984 Fourth dimension
Mathematical impressions / Anatoli? T. Fomenko with the writing assistance of Richard Lipkin Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, c1990 Fomenko, A. T. -- Catalogs;Art -- Mathematics -- Catalogs
The Popularization of mathematics / edited by A.G. Howson and J.-P. Kahane Cambridge New York : Cambridge University Press, 1990 Mathematics -- Congresses
On the shoulders of giants : new approaches to numeracy / Lynn Arthur Steen, editor Mathematical Sciences Education Board, National Research Council. Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1990. Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- United States.
Paul Halmos celebrating 50 years of mathematics / John H. Ewing, F.W. Gehring, editors New York : Springer-Verlag, c1991 Mathematical analysis;Halmos, Paul R. (Paul Richard), 1916-2006.;Mathematicians -- United States -- Biography
Rasskazy o maksimumakh i minimumakh. English;Stories about maxima and minima / V. M. Tikhomirov translated from the Russian by Abe Shenitzer. Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society [Washington, D.C.] : Mathematical Association of America, c1990. Maxima and minima.;Calculus of variations.;Mathematical optimization.
To infinity and beyond : a cultural history of the infinite / Eli Maor Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [1991] Infinite
Mathematicians and education reform, 1989-1990 / Naomi D. Fisher, Harvey B. Keynes, Philip D. Wagreich, editors. Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society Washington, D.C. : Mathematical Association of America, c1991. Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- Congresses.
Mathematics, magic and mystery / Martin Gardner. New York : Dover Publications, [1956] Magic tricks;Mathematical recreations
A history of mathematics in America before 1900 / by David Eugene Smith and Jekuthiel Ginsburg Chicago, Ill. : Published by the Mathematical Association of America with the cooperation of the Open Court Publishing Company, 1934 Mathematics -- Historiography
The Laboratory approach to teaching calculus / editors, L. Carl Leinbach ... [et al.] [Washington, D.C.] : Mathematical Association of America, [c1991] Calculus -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- Data processing;Computer-assisted instruction
Journey into geometries / Marta Sved with foreword by H.S.M. Coxeter illustrations by John Stillwell [Washington, D.C.] : Mathematical Association of America, c1991 Geometry -- Problems, exercises, etc
How to teach mathematics / by Steven G. Krantz. 1992 Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Excursions in modern mathematics / Peter Tannenbaum, Robert Arnold Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice Hall, c1992 Mathematics
More mathematical people : contemporary conversations / edited by Donald J. Albers, Gerald L. Alexanderson, Constance Reid Boston : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, c1990 Mathematicians -- Interviews;Mathematicians -- Biography
Proceedings of the National Conference on Women in Mathematics and the Sciences, St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN, November 10-11, 1989 / edited by Sandra Z. and Philip Keith St. Cloud, MN : Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics, St. Cloud State University, c1990 Women in mathematics -- Congresses;Women in science -- Congresses
A Source book for college mathematics teaching : a report from the MAA Committee on the Teaching of Undergraduate Mathematics / Alan H. Schoenfeld, editor [Washington, D.C.] : Mathematical Association of America, c1990 Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Models for undergraduate research in mathematics / Lester Senechal, editor [Washington, D.C.] : Mathematical Association of America, [1991] Mathematics -- Research -- United States;Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
The mathematical magpie being more stories, mainly transcendental, plus subsets of essays, rhymes, music, anecdotes, epigrams and other prime oddments and diversions, rational or irrational, all derived from the infinite domain of mathematics New York, Simon and Schuster 1962 Mathematics;Literature -- Collections
Fractal music, hypercards and more-- : mathematical recreations from Scientific American magazine / Martin Gardner New York : W.H. Freeman, c1992 Mathematical recreations
Souvenirs d'apprentissage. English;The apprenticeship of a mathematician / André Weil translated from the French by Jennifer Gage Basel Boston : Birkhäuser Verlag, 1992 Weil, André, 1906-1998.;Mathematicians -- France -- Biography
Educating mathematical scientists : doctoral study and the postdoctoral experience in the United States / Committee on Doctoral and Postdoctoral Study in the United States ... [et al.], National Research Council Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1992 Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- United States -- Evaluation;Mathematics teachers -- Training of -- United States -- Evaluation
The treasury of mathematics a collection of source material in mathematics edited and presented with introductory biographical and historical sketches edited by Henrietta O. Midonick New York, Philosophical Library [c1965] Mathematics
The world of mathematics : a small library of the literature of mathematics from A?h-mosé the scribe to Albert Einstein / presented, with commentaries and notes, by James R. Newman New York : Simon and Schuster, 1956 Mathematics
A mathematician's apology, by G. H. Hardy London, Cambridge U.P., 1967 Mathematics
Hilbert / by Constance Reid with an appreciation of Hilbert's mathematical work by Hermann Weyl Berlin New York : Springer-Verlag, 1970 Hilbert, David, 1862-1943
The development of the foundations of mathematical analysis from Euler to Riemann [by] I. Grattan-Guinness Cambridge, MIT Press [1970] Mathematical analysis -- History;Calculus, 1700-1870
Men of mathematics, by E.T. Bell New York, Simon and Schuster, 1937 Mathematicians;Mathematics -- History;Mathematics -- history
Ramanujan twelve lectures on subjects suggested by his life and work New York, Chelsea Pub. Co. [1959?] Ramanujan Aiyangar, Srinivasa, 1887-1920;Mathematics
Kalejdoskop matematyczny. English;Mathematical snapshots / H. Steinhaus New York Leipzig : G.F. Stechert &co., [1938] Mathematical recreations
Adventures of a mathematician / S. M. Ulam. New York : Scribner, c1976. Ulam, Stanislaw M.
Courant in Göttingen and New York : the story of an improbable mathematician / Constance Reid New York : Springer-Verlag, c1976 Courant, Richard, 1888-1972;Mathematicians -- Biography
What is mathematics? : an elementary approach to ideas and methods / by Richard Courant and Herbert Robbins London New York : Oxford University Press, 1948, c1941 Mathematics
A call for change : recommendations for the mathematical preparation of teachers of mathematics / Committee on the Mathematical Education of Teachers, the Mathematical Association of America [James R.C. Leitzel, editor] [Washington, D.C.] : The Committee, [c1991] Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- United States;Mathematics teachers -- Training of -- United States
Perspectives in mathematics : anniversary of Oberwolfach 1984 / edited by W. Jäger, J. Moser, R. Remmert Basel Boston : Birkhäuser Verlag, c1984 Mathematics;Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach
The art of mathematics / Jerry P. King New York : Plenum Press, c1992 Mathematics;Mathematics
Mathematics in education / edited by Themistocles M. Rassias La Verne, Calif. : University of La Verne Press, 1992 Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
The evolution of calendars and how to improve them Washington, Govt. print. off., 1922 Calendars
Historical-mathematical Paris / by David Eugene Smith Paris : Les Presses universitaires de France, 1924 Mathematicians;Paris (France) -- Description and travel
Chinese mathematics into the 21st century / chief editors, Wu Wen-tsun, Cheng Min-de Beijing, China : Peking University Press Berlin New York : Springer-Verlag, 1991 Mathematics, Chinese -- Congresses
Concepts & images : visual mathematics / Arthur L. Loeb Boston : Birkhäuser, c1993 Mathematics;Geometry;Design
Statistics for the twenty-first century / Florence Gordon and Sheldon Gordon, editors [Washington, DC] : Mathematical Association of America, c1992 Statistics -- Study and teaching;Statistics -- Study and teaching -- Technological innovations
Heeding the call for change : suggestions for curricular action / Lynn Arthur Steen, editor [S.l.] : Mathematical Association of America, c1992 Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Resultate. English;Invitation to mathematics / by Konrad Jacobs Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c1992 Mathematics
Developments in mathematics : the Moscow school / edited by V. Arnold and M. Monastyrsky. London New York : Chapman & Hall, 1993. Mathematics.
The problems of mathematics / Ian Stewart Oxford New York : Oxford University Press, 1992 Mathematics -- Popular works;Mathematics
Reality rules : picturing the world in mathematics / John L. Casti New York : J. Wiley, c1992 Mathematical models;Mathematical models
Shaping space : a polyhedral approach / Marjorie Senechal and George Fleck, editors Boston : Birkhäuser, 1988 Visual perception;Space (Art);Form (Aesthetics);Polygons;Polyhedra;Polytopes
Mathematical cranks / Underwood Dudley Washington, DC : The Mathematical Association of America, 1992 Mathematics -- Miscellanea
Mathematical games and how to play them / Steven Vajda New York : Ellis Horwood, 1992 Mathematical recreations
How to teach mathematics : a personal perspective / Steven G. Krantz. Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, c1993. Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
What's happening in the mathematical sciences Providence, RI. : American Mathematical Society, c1993- Mathematics -- Periodicals
A source book in mathematics / [compiled] by David Eugene Smith New York London : McGraw-Hill Book Company, inc., 1929 Mathematics
Bolzano and the foundations of mathematical analysis / Vojt?ch Jarník [preface by Josef Novák introductory article by Jaroslav Folta translation, Ji?í Jarník] Prague : Society of Czechoslovak Mathematicians and Physicists, 1981 Bolzano, Bernard, 1781-1848;Mathematicians -- Biography;Mathematical analysis
Golden years of Moscow mathematics / Smilka Zdravkovska, Peter L. Duren, editors Providence : American Mathematical Society London : London Mathematical Society, c1993 Mathematics -- Russia (Federation) -- Moscow -- History -- 20th century
Matematika i sport. English;Mathematics and sports / L. E. Sadovski? and A. L. Sadovski? translated from the Russian by S. Makar-Limanov. Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, c1993. Sports -- Mathematics.
Mathematics : a lateral approach / Chris Brink. [Cape Town] : University of Cape Town, [1993] Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- South Africa.;Mathematics -- Research -- South Africa.
Proofs without words : exercises in visual thinking / Roger B. Nelsen Washington, DC : Mathematical Association of America, c1993 Proof theory -- Audio-visual aids;Mathematics -- Charts, diagrams, etc
Mathematicians and education reform, 1990-1991 / Naomi D. Fisher, Harvey B. Keynes, Philip D. Wagreich, editors. Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society Washington, D.C. : Mathematical Association of America, c1993. Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- Congresses.
Moving beyond myths : revitalizing undergraduate mathematics / Committee on the Mathematical Sciences in the Year 2000, Board on Mathematical Sciences, Mathematical Sciences Education Board, National Research Council Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1991 Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Moving beyond myths : revitalizing undergraduate mathematics. Action plan / National Research Council Washington, D.C. : Mathematics Sciences Education Board, [1991?] Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
The emergence of the American mathematical research community, 1876-1900 : J.J. Sylvester, Felix Klein, and E.H. Moore / Karen Hunger Parshall, David E. Rowe Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society [London] : London Mathematical Society, c1994 Mathematics -- Research -- United States -- History -- 19th century;Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States -- History -- 19th century
A history of elementary mathematics, with hints on methods of teaching / by Florian Cajori New York London : Macmillan, c1924, 1937 Mathematics -- History;Mathematics -- Study and teaching
Mathematics, queen and servant of science / by E.T. Bell Redmond, Wash. : Tempus Books of Microsoft Press [New York] : Distributed by Harper & Row, [1989], c1951 Mathematics -- History
Another fine math you've got me into-- / Ian Stewart New York : W.H. Freeman, c1992 Mathematical recreations;Mathematics Games
Companion encyclopedia of the history and philosophy of the mathematical sciences / edited by I. Grattan-Guinness London New York : Routledge, 1994 Mathematics -- History;Mathematics -- Philosophy;Mathematics History
On the shoulders of giants / Malcolm E. Lines. Bristol Philadelphia : Institute of Physics Pub., c1994. Mathematics -- Popular works.
The mathematical universe : an alphabetical journey through the great proofs, problems, and personalities / William Dunham New York : Wiley & Sons, c1994 Mathematics -- History;Mathematicians -- History
Mathematics, the science of patterns : the search for order in life, mind, and the universe / Keith Devlin New York : Scientific American Library, c1994 Mathematics
Lion hunting & other mathematical pursuits : a collection of mathematics, verse, and stories / by Ralph P. Boas, Jr. Gerald L. Alexanderson, Dale H. Mugler, editors. [Washington, D.C.] : Mathematical Association of America, c1995. Mathematics -- Miscellanea.
All the math that's fit to print : articles from the Manchester guardian / Keith Devlin Washington, DC : Mathematical Association of America, c1994 Mathematics -- Popular works
The Lighter side of mathematics : proceedings of the Eugéne Strens Memorial Conference on Recreational Mathematics & Its History / edited by Richard K. Guy & Robert E. Woodrow Washington, D.C. : The Mathematical Association of America, c1994 Mathematical recreations -- Congresses;Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- Congresses
Mathematical magic show : more puzzles, games, diversions, illusions and other mathematical sleight-of-mind from Scientific American / Martin Gardner with a foreword by Persi Diaconis and Ronald L. Graham afterthoughts from the author, a new postscript, and a new bibliography by Mr. Gardner repartee from readers and 139 drawings and diagrams Washington, D.C. : Mathematical Association of America, 1989, c1990 Mathematical recreations
Mathematical carnival / Martin Gardner Washington, D.C. : Mathematical Association of America, 1989 Mathematical recreations
Mathematical circus : more puzzles, games, paradoxes and other mathematical entertainments from Scientific American / Martin Gardner with a preface by Donald Knuth, a postscript from the author, and a new bibliography by Mr. Gardner thoughts from readers and 105 drawings and diagrams Washington, D.C. : Mathmatical Association of America, 1992 Mathematical recreations
Alternate realities : mathematical models of nature and man / John L. Casti New York : Wiley, c1989 Mathematical models;System analysis
Emblems of mind : the inner life of music and mathematics / Edward Rothstein New York : Times Books/Random House, c1995 Music -- Philosophy and aesthetics;Music theory -- Mathematics;Mathematics -- Philosophy
Knots and surfaces : a guide to discovering mathematics / David W. Farmer and Theodore B. Stanford. Providence, RI : American Mathematical Society, c1996. Graph theory.;Knot theory.;Surfaces.
Changing the culture : mathematics education in the research community / Naomi D. Fisher, Harvey B. Keynes, Philip D. Wagreich, editors. Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society in cooperation with Mathematical Association of America, Washington, D.C., c1995. Mathematics -- Study and teaching.
Polyominoes [by] Solomon W. Golomb. With more than 190 diagrams by Warren Lushbaugh New York, Scribner [1965] Mathematical recreations;Puzzles;Games
A tour of the calculus / David Berlinski New York : Pantheon Books, c1995 Calculus -- Popular works
Mathematical encounters of the second kind / Philip J. Davis Cambridge, Mass. : Birkhauser, 1996 Mathematics;Mathematicians
The way I remember it / Walter Rudin Providence, RI : American Mathematical Society, c1997 Rudin, Walter, 1921-;Mathematicians -- United States -- Biography
Matematica sulla barricate. English;Evariste Galois (1811-1832) / Laura Toti Rigatelli translated the Italian by John Denton Basel Boston : Birkhäuser, 1996 Galois, Evariste, 1811-1832;Mathematicians -- France -- Biography
On being a department head : a personal view / John B. Conway Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, c1996 College department heads -- United States;Universities and colleges -- United States -- Departments;Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Research methods : guidance for postgraduates / edited by Tony Greenfield London : Arnold New York : J. Wiley, 1996 Research -- Methodology
Current and future directions in applied mathematics / Mark Alber, Bei Hu, Joachim Rosenthal, editors. Boston : Birkhäuser, c1997. Mathematics -- Congresses.
Visual explanations : images and quantities, evidence and narrative / Edward R. Tufte. Cheshire, Conn. : Graphics Press, c1997. Visual communication.
You are a mathematician : a wise and witty introduction to the joy of numbers / David Wells. New York : Wiley, c1995. Mathematics -- Popular works.
Grundzüge der Mathematik. English;Fundamentals of mathematics / edited by H. Behnke ... [et al.] translated by S.H. Gould. Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [1974] Mathematics.
Women in mathematics : the addition of difference / Claudia Henrion. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c1997. Women in mathematics -- United States.;Women mathematicians -- United States -- Interviews.
The pleasures of counting / T.W. Körner. Cambridge, UK New York : Cambridge University Press, 1996. Mathematics -- Popular works.
S.S. Chern : a great geometer of the twentieth century / edited by S.-T. Yau. [Cambridge, Mass.] : International Press, c1998. Chern, Shiing-Shen, 1911-;Geometry, Differential.;Mathematicians -- China -- Biography.
Algebra in ancient and modern times / V. S. Varadarajan. Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, 1998. Algebra -- History.
Notable women in mathematics : a biographical dictionary / edited by Charlene Morrow and Teri Perl. Westport, Conn. London : Greenwood Press, 1998. Women mathematicians -- Biography.
Matematika XIX veka. English.;Mathematics of the 19th century : function theory according to Chebyshev, ordinary differential equations, calculus of variations, theory of finite differences / edited by A.N. Kolmogorov, A.P. Yushkevich translated from the Russian by Roger Cooke. Basel Boston : Birkhäuser Verlag, c1998. Mathematical analysis -- History -- 19th century.
The man who loved only numbers : the story of Paul Erdos and the search for mathematical truth / by Paul Hoffman. New York : Hyperion, c1998. Erd?s, Paul, 1913-1996;Mathematicians -- Hungary -- Biography.
Mathematically speaking : a dictionary of quotations / selected and arranged by Carl C. Gaither and Alma E. Cavazos-Gaither illustrated by Andrew Slocombe. Bristol Philadelphia : Institute of Physics Pub., c1998. Mathematics -- Quotations, maxims, etc.
Bridges (Winfield, Kan.);Bridges : mathematical connections in art, music, and science : conference proceedings. Winfield, KS : Bridges Conference, 1998- Mathematics in art -- Congresses.;Mathematics -- Congresses.;Music -- Philosophy and aesthetics -- Congresses.
Mathematical reflections : in a room with many mirrors / Peter Hilton, Derek Holton, Jean Pedersen. New York : Springer, c1997. Mathematics -- Popular works.
How to teach mathematics / Steven G. Krantz. Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, 1998. Mathematics -- Study and teaching.
Gnomon : from pharaoh to fractals / Midhat J. Gazalé. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c1999. Similarity (Geometry);Spirals.;Fractals.
Indiscrete thoughts / Gian-Carlo Rota Fabrizio Palombi, editor. Boston : Birkhäuser, c1997. Mathematics.;Science.;Philosophy.
The magical maze : seeing the world through mathematical eyes / Ian Stewart. New York : J. Wiley, 1998. Mathematics -- Popular works.;Mathematics.;Mathematical recreations.
The Pólya picture album : encounters of a mathematician / George Pólya edited by G.L. Alexanderson. Boston : Birkhäuser, c1987. Pólya, George, 1887-1985.;Mathematicians -- Hungary -- Biography.;Mathematicians -- Portraits.
Understanding the infinite / Shaughan Lavine. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1998. Mathematics -- Philosophy.;Sets (Mathematics)
Knowing and teaching elementary mathematics : teachers' understanding of fundamental mathematics in China and the United States / Liping Ma. Mahwah, N.J. : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1999. Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- United States.;Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- China.;Comparative education.
Mathematical expeditions : chronicles by the explorers / Reinhard Laubenbacher, David Pengelley. New York : Springer, c1999. Mathematics -- History -- Sources.
What is random? : chance and order in mathematics and life / Edward Beltrami. New York : Copernicus, c1999. Probabilities.;Chance.
Starting our careers : a collection of essays and advice on professional development from the young mathematicians' network / Curtis D. Bennett and Annalisa Crannell, editors. Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, c1999. Mathematics -- Vocational guidance.
Kvant selecta : algebra and analysis / Serge Tabachnikov, editor. Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, c1999. Algebra.;Mathematical analysis.;Number theory.;Geometry.;Mechanics.
Towards excellence : leading a doctoral mathematics department in the 21st century / American Mathematical Society Task Force on Excellence John Ewing, editor. [Providence, R.I.] : American Mathematical Society, c1999. Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- United States.
Pioneers of representation theory : Frobenius, Burnside, Schur, and Brauer / Charles W. Curtis. Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society [London] : London Mathematical Society, c1999. Representations of groups -- History.;Finite groups -- History.
African Americans in mathematics II : fourth Conference for African-American Researchers in the Mathematical Sciences, June 16-19, 1998, Rice University, Houston, Texas / Nathaniel Dean, Cassandra M. McZeal, Pamela J. Williams, editors. Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, c1999. Mathematics -- Congresses.;African American mathematicians -- Congresses.
Mathematics in Western culture. New York : Oxford University Press, 1953
Rasskazy o chislakh, mnogochlenakh, i figurakh. English;Essays on numbers and figures / V.V. Prasolov [translated from the Russian by A.B. Sossinski]. Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society c2000. Mathematics.
The Mathematical Method. A Transition to Advanced Mathematics. Upper Saddle River, NJ : Prentice Hall, 1996
Great jobs for math majors / Stephen E. Lambert, Ruth J. DeCotis. Lincolnwood (Chicago), Ill. : VGM Career Horizons, 1999. Mathematics -- Vocational guidance.
Pappus of Alexandria and the mathematics of late antiquity / S. Cuomo. Cambridge, U.K. New York : Cambridge University Press, 2000. Mathematics, Greek.;Pappus, of Alexandria. Mathematical collections.
Number : from Ahmes to Cantor / Midhat Gazalé. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2000. Numeration -- History.;Number theory -- History.
Euler : the master of us all / William Dunham. [Washington, D.C.] : Mathematical Association of America, c1999. Euler, Leonhard, 1707-1783.;Mathematics -- History -- 18th century.;Mathematicians -- Switzerland -- Biography.
Easy as [pi]? : an introduction to higher mathematics / O.A. Ivanov translated by Robert G. Burns. New York : Springer, c1999. Mathematics.
The birth of time : how astronomers measured the age of the universe / John Gribbin. New Haven : Yale University Press, c1999. Cosmology.;Cosmochronology.
Journey into mathematics : an introduction to proofs / Joseph J. Rotman. Upper Saddle River, NJ : Prentice Hall, c1998. Proof theory.
My numbers, my friends : popular lectures on number theory / Paulo Ribenboim. New York : Springer, c2000. Number theory.
Mathematics education research : a guide for the research mathematician / Curtis McKnight ... [et al.]. Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, c2000. Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- Research.
Towards electronic journals : realities for scientists, librarians, and publishers / Carol Tenopir and Donald W. King. Washington, DC : Special Libraries Association, c2000. Science publishing.;Scholarly publishing.;Electronic journals.
Mathematics in civilization. New York : Dover Publications, 1984
New directions in mathematics/ ed. by Robert W. Ritchie. Englewood Cliff, NJ : Prentice-Hall, 1963
Encounters with mathematics. New York : Springer-Verlag, 1977
The U.S. Naval Academy. Annapolis MD : Naval Institute Press, 1979
Duelling idiots and other probability puzzlers / Paul J. Nahin. Princeton, N.J. Oxford : Princeton University Press, c2000. Probabilities -- Problems, exercises, etc.
Mathematical scientists at work. Washington DC : Mathematical Association of America, 1991
Pilot assessment of the mathematical sciences. Providence RI : Notices of the American Mathematical Society, 1992
The Fermat diary / C.J. Mozzochi. Providence, RI : American Mathematical Society, c2000. Fermat's last theorem.
Before it's too late : a report to the nation from the National Commission on Mathematics and Science Teaching for the 21st Century. Jessup, MD : Education Publications Center, U.S. Dept. of Education, 2000. Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- United States.;Science -- Study and teaching -- United States.;Academic achievement -- United States.
Math education at its best : the Potsdam model / Dilip K. Datta. Framingham, Mass. : Center for Teaching/Learning of Mathematics, c1993. Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- New York (State) -- Potsdam.;State University of New York. Potsdam College. Mathematics Dept.
Advanced mathematical thinking / edited by David Tall. Dordrecht Boston : Kluwer Academic Publishers, c1991. Mathematics -- Study and teaching.;Mathematics -- Psychological aspects.;Mathematics
The dots-and-boxes game : sophisticated child's play / Elwyn Berlekamp. Natick, Mass. : A.K. Peters, c2000. Game theory.;Dots-and-boxes (Game)
On numbers and games / J.H. Conway. Natick, Mass. : A.K. Peters, c2001. Number theory.;Game theory.
Wilde getallen. English;The wild numbers / by Philibert Schogt. New York : Four Walls Eight Windows, 2000.
Euclid's window : the story of geometry from parallel lines to hyperspace / Leonard Mlodinow. New York London : Free Press, c2001. Geometry -- History.
The nothing that is : a natural history of zero / Robert Kaplan illustrations by Ellen Kaplan. Oxford New York : Oxford University Press, 2000. Zero (The number)
The heart of mathematics : an invitation to effective thinking / Edward B. Burger, Michael Starbird. Emeryville, Calif. : Key College Pub. in cooperation with Springer, c2000. Mathematics.
Ancient mathematics / S. Cuomo. London New York : Routledge, 2001. Mathematics, Ancient.
Conversations with a mathematician : math, art, science, and the limits of reason : a collection of his most wide-ranging and non-technical lectures and interviews / Gregory J. Chaitin. London New York : Springer, c2002. Mathematicians -- Interviews.;Chaitin, Gregory J. -- Interviews.;Mathematics.;Chaitin, Gregory J. -- Interviews.
Wolf prize in mathematics / edited by S.S. Chern, F. Hirzebruch. Singapore River Edge, N.J. : World Scientific, c2000-2001. Mathematicians -- Biography.;Mathematics.;Wolf Foundation Prizes.;Mathematiciens -- Biographies;Mathématiques;Wolf Foundation Prizes
The zen of magic squares, circles, and stars : an exhibition of surprising structures across dimensions / Clifford A. Pickover. Princeton, N.J. Oxford : Princeton University Press, c2002. Magic squares.;Mathematical recreations.
Mathematics unlimited : 2001 and beyond / Björn Engquist, Wilfried Schmid, editors. Berlin New York : Springer, c2001. Mathematics.;Science.;Mathématiques;Sciences
Women in mathematics / Lynn M. Osen. Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c1974. Women mathematicians -- Biography.;Women mathematicians, 370-1935 Biographies
What are the chances? : voodoo deaths, office gossip, and other adventures in probability / Bart K. Holland. Baltimore, Md. London : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2002. Probabilities -- Popular works.;Chance -- Popular works.
Adventures in group theory : Rubik's Cube, Merlin's machine, and other mathematical toys / David Joyner. Baltimore, Md. London : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2002. Group theory.;Mathematical recreations.
Geometrical landscapes : the voyages of discovery and the transformation of mathematical practice / Amir R. Alexander. Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, c2002. Mathematics -- History -- 16th century.;Mathematics -- History -- 17th century.;Discoveries in geography.
Portraits of the earth : a mathematician looks at maps / Timothy G. Feeman. Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, c2002. Mathematical geography.;Cartography.
Math talks for undergraduates / Serge Lang. New York : Springer, c1999. Mathematics.;Mathématiques.
Real-life math : everyday use of mathematical concepts / Evan M. Glazer and John W. McConnell. Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2002. Mathematics -- Popular works.
The mathematical education of teachers / Conference Board of the Mathematical Sciences. Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, in cooperation with Mathematical Association of America, Washington, D.C., c2001. Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.;Mathematics teachers -- Training of -- United States.
Mathematics : from the birth of numbers / Jan Gullberg technical illustrations, Pär Gullberg. New York : W.W. Norton, c1997. Mathematics.;Mathématiques;Mathématiques -- Histoire
One field, many paths : U.S. doctoral programs in mathematics education / Robert E. Reys, Jeremy Kilpatrick, editors. Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society Washington, D.C. : In cooperation with Mathematical Association of America, 2001. Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- United States -- Congresses.;Mathematics teachers -- Training of -- United States -- Congresses.
Research in collegiate mathematics education / Ed Dubinsky, Alan H. Schoenfeld, Jim Kaput, editors Thomas Dick, managing editor. Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society Washington, D.C. : Mathematical Association of America, c1994- Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Imagining numbers : (particularly the square root of minus fifteen) / Barry Mazur. New York : Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 2003. Numbers, Complex.
Teaching mathematics in colleges and universities : case studies for today's classroom / Solomon Friedberg ... [et al.] Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society Washington, D.C. : In cooperation with Mathematical Association of America, c2001. Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- Case studies.
Abel's proof : an essay on the sources and meaning of mathematical unsolvability / Peter Pesic. Cambridge, Mass. London : MIT Press, c2003. Equations, Roots of.;Abel, Niels Henrik, 1802-1829.
The Riemann hypothesis : the greatest unsolved problem in mathematics / Karl Sabbagh. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2003, c2002. Riemann, Bernhard, 1826-1866.;Number theory.;Numbers, Prime.
The music of the primes : searching to solve the greatest mystery in mathematics / Marcus du Sautoy. New York : HarperCollins, c2003. Riemann, Bernhard, 1826-1866.;Numbers, Prime.
Remarkable mathematicians : from Euler to von Neumann / Ioan James. Cambridge, UK New York : Cambridge University Press Washington DC : Mathematical Association of America, 2002. Mathematicians -- Biography.
A history of analysis / Hans Niels Jahnke, editor. Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society [London] : London Mathematical Society, c2003. Mathematical analysis -- History.
A mathematician's survival guide : graduate school and early career development / Steven G. Krantz. Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, c2003. Mathematics -- Vocational guidance.;Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher)
The wonderful world of mathematics / Lancelot Hogben. Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday / c1968. Mathematics -- History -- Juvenile literature.;Civilization -- History -- Juvenile literature.;Mathematics -- History.;Civilization -- History.
Are universes thicker than blackberries? : discourses on Gödel, magic hexagrams, Little Red Riding Hood, and other mathematical and pseudoscientific topics / by Martin Gardner. New York : W.W. Norton, c2003. Mathematics -- Miscellanea.;Science -- Miscellanea.;Pseudoscience.
It must be beautiful : great equations of modern science / edited by Graham Farmelo. London New York : Granta, 2002. Science -- History -- 20th century.;Equations.
Treasures inside the bell : hidden order in chance / Carlos E. Puente. Singapore River Edge, N.J. : World Scientific, c2003. Gaussian distribution.;Distribution (Probability theory);Central limit theorem.
Mathematical apocrypha : stories and anecdotes of mathematicians and the mathematical / Steven G. Krantz. [Washington, D.C.] : Mathematical Association of America, c2002. Mathematics -- Anecdotes.;Mathematicians -- Anecdotes.
Mindsteps to the cosmos / Gerald S. Hawkins. River Edge, NJ : World Scientific, c2002. Astronomy.;Cosmology.
Symmetry, ornament and modularity / Slavik Vlado Jablan. River Edge, NJ : World Scientific, c2002. Symmetry.;Symmetry (Art);Decoration and ornament.
Flexagons inside out / Les Pook. Cambridge New York : Cambridge University Press, c2003. Polyhedra -- Models.;Mathematical recreations.
Beyond measure : a guided tour through nature, myth, and number / Jay Kappraff. River Edge, NJ : World Scientific, c2002. Geometry.;Mathematics.;Design.