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Visit this site: http://www-history.mcs.st-and.ac.uk/history/

Author:University of St. Andrews, Scotland
Description: The premier site on the Web for math history. Major features include biography, history topics, and famous curves indexes; mathematicians of the day, and a site search engine. Also, birthplace maps; anniversaries for the year; chronologies; search suggestions; societies, medals and honours; an index of female mathematicians; a general bibliography; Fields Medal and Nobel Prize winners; and other Web history sources. Biographies are cross-referenced to articles on the development of mathematical ideas and MacTutor also cross-references stacks in Calculus, Geometry, Algebra (in particular Group Theory), Graph Theory, Number Theory, History of Mathematics, Statistics, Matrices, and Complex Analysis. By John J. O'Connor and Edmund F. Robertson.

Levels: Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Link Listings, Articles, Reference Sources, Bibliographies
Math Topics: History and Biography

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