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A journey through numbers from their earliest beginning in India to the proof of Fermat's Last Theorem by Wiles.

This is the opening page of the section of the geometrical work of Oronce Fine (1494-1555) dealing with Euclid's work on circles. This is part of Fine's major work entitled Protomathesis, which covered arithmetic, astronomy and astronomical instruments, as well as geometry.
Eratosthenes' measurement of the earth, in a form that's easy for teachers to use in the classroom.

The two final volumes of the MAA tercentenary series on Euler present numerous papers on various aspects of Euler's life and work.

The author takes us on a historical tour of mathematics through postage stamps of the world that display mathematicians and mathematics.

An excellent book surveying the history of the philosophy of mathematics from the time of Plato to the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
A cultural history of the infinite, from ancient to modern times, in which the author clarifies the conceptual underpinnings of this vast topic.

A California miner has a spherical ball of gold, 2 inches in diameter, which he wants to exchange for spherical balls 1 inch in diameter. How many of the smaller spheres should he receive?

This is the title page of the Nova Scientia (1537) of Niccolo Tartaglia (1499-1557). In this work, Tartaglia discussed the mathematics of artillery and developed methods for determining the range of a cannon.

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