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Book Review Manual

Book title Author Published Publisher MSCsort descending Reviewer Reviewed Comments
Towing Icebergs, Falling Dominoes, and Other Adventures in Applied Mathematics robert b. banks 2013 princeton university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 6 Aug 13 0
The Beauty of Numbers in Nature ian stewart 2017 Ivy Press/Quarto 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 5 Dec 17 0
In Praise of Simple Physics: The Science and Mathematics behind Everyday Questions paul j. nahin 2016 princeton university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 5 Jul 16 0
Mathematics and the Historian's Craft: The Kenneth O. May Lectures g. van brummelen, m. kinyon, eds. 2005 springer, berlin: cms books in mathematics 01 History and biography mbec 21 Oct 11 0
Henri Poincaré. A Biography Through the Daily Papers jean-marc ginoux, christian gerini 2013 world scientific 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 11 Mar 14 0
Hellmuth Kneser: Gesammelte Abhandlungen/Collected Papers g. betsch, k.h. hofmann, eds. 2005 walter de gruyter, berlin 01 History and biography jdr 21 Oct 11 0
De la méthode. Recherches en histoire et philosophie des mathématiques m. bitbol et al. 2002 presses universitaires franc-comtoises 01 History and biography mnem 15 Jun 11 0
Do I count? Stories from Mathematics Günter M. Ziegler. 2014 crc press Taylor & Francis Group 01 History and biography jmgamboa 29 Sep 14 0
The Forgotten Genius of Oliver Heaviside: A Maverick of Electrical Science Basil Mahon 2017 prometheus books 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 8 Jan 18 0
The Unravelers. Mathematical Snapshots j. f. dars, a. lesne, a. papillault 2008 a.k. peters 01 History and biography jl 15 Jun 11 0
Henri Poincaré, impatient genius ferdinand verhulst 2012 springer verlag 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 5 Oct 12 0
The Mathematical Works of Bernard Bolzano s. russ 2004 oxford university press 01 History and biography mnem 1 Jun 11 0
The Mathematical World of Charles L. Dodgson (Lewis Carroll) Robin Wilson, Amirouche Moktefi, (eds.) 2019 oxford university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 20 Mar 19 0
Thomas Harriot's Doctrine of Triangular Numbers: the "Magisteria Magna" j. beery, j. stedall 2009 european mathematical society publishing house 01 History and biography mbec 26 May 11 0
Mathematicians under the Nazis Sanford L. Segal 2014 princeton university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 13 Feb 15 0
A Mathematician's Apology g.h. hardy 2012 cambridge university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 8 Feb 13 0
Hadamard's Plane Geometry: A reader's companion mark saul 2010 american mathematical society 01 History and biography Marco CASTRILLON LOPEZ 13 Sep 11 0
Pioneering Women in American Mathematics j. green, j. laduke 2009 american mathematical society 01 History and biography mbec 28 May 11 0
The Early Mathematics of Leonhard Euler c. e. sandifer 2007 cambridge university press 01 History and biography mbec 1 Jun 11 0
Mathematics and Social Utopias in France: Olinde Rodriques and His Times s. altmann, e. l. ortiz, eds. 2005 american mathematical society, providence: history of mathematics, vol. 28 01 History and biography mbec 21 Oct 11 0
Logic's Lost Genius - The Life of Gerhard Gentzen e. menzler-trott 2007 american mathematical society, providence: history of mathematics, vol. 33 01 History and biography mbec 1 Oct 11 0
Count Like an Egyptian: A Hands-on Introduction to Ancient Mathematics David Reimer 2014 princeton university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 28 May 14 1
The intrinsic nature of things. The Life and Science of Cornelius Lanczos barbara gellai 2010 american mathematical society 01 History and biography José L. Guijarro 7 Feb 12 0
Euclid's Phaenomena: A Translation and Study of a Hellenistic Treatise in Spherical Astronomy j. l. berggren, r. s. d. thomas 2006 american mathematical society, providence: history of mathematics, vol. 29 01 History and biography mbec 22 Oct 11 0
Laurent Schwartz (1915-2002) c. anné 2003 société mathématique de france 01 History and biography jjel 23 May 11 0
Oeuvres complètes de Jean Le Rond d’Alembert c. gilain, ed. 2007 cnrs editions 01 History and biography mbec 14 May 11 0
Giovanni Battista Guccia. Pioneer of International Cooperation in Mathematics Benedetto Bongiorno, Guillermo P. Curbera 2018 Springer International Publishing 01 History and biography Ángeles Prieto 29 Jan 19 0
Grassmann h.-j. petsche 2006 birkhäuser, basel: vita mathematica, vol. 13 01 History and biography mbec 21 Oct 11 0
Leonhard Euler: Mathematical Genius in the Enlightenment Ronald S. Calinger 2015 princeton university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 22 Dec 15 0
Episodes in the History of Modern Algebra (1800-1950) j. j. gray, k. h. parshall, eds. 2007 american mathematical society, providence: history of mathematics, vol. 32 01 History and biography mbec 1 Oct 11 0
The fractalist. Memoir of a scientific maverick benoit b. mandelbrot 2013 vintage books / random house 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 8 Jan 14 0
Finding Fibonacci Keith Devlin 2017 princeton university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 10 Apr 17 0
Helmut Grunsky Collected Papers o. roth, s. ruscheweyh 2004 heldermann 01 History and biography oj 24 May 11 0
Gösta Mittag-Leffler 1846-1927 arild stubhaug 2007 atlantis 01 History and biography Arne Jensen 14 Jun 11 0
Significant Figures ian stewart 2017 profile books 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 20 Jul 17 0
Constantin Carathéodory, Mathematics and Politics in Turbulent times m. georgiadou 2004 springer 01 History and biography jdr 12 Sep 11 0
A History of Mathematics. From Mesopotamia to Modernity l. hodgkin, ed. 2005 oxford university press, oxford 01 History and biography mbec 21 Oct 11 0
Julia Robinson and Hilbert's Tenth Problem g. p. csicsery 2008 a.k. peters 01 History and biography pru 15 Jun 11 0
Mathematische Werke/Mathematical Works r. berndt, o. riemenschneider, eds.: erich kähler 2003 walter de gruyter 01 History and biography jbu 16 Jun 11 0
The Real and the Complex: A History of Analysis in the 19th Century Jeremy Gray 2015 springer verlag 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 9 Feb 16 0
Newton and the Origin of Civilization jed z. buchwald, mordechai feingold 2013 princeton university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 17 Dec 12 0
Quite Right Norman Biggs 2016 oxford university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 13 Mar 16 0
Journey through Mathematics. Creative Episodes in Its History enrique a. gonzález-velasco 2011 springer 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 9 Mar 12 0
The Archive of Guglielmo Libri From Its Dispersal to the Collections at the Biblioteca Moreniana a. del centina, a. fiocca 2004 leo s. olschki 01 History and biography mnem 29 May 11 0
André-Louis Cholesky claude brezinski, Dominique Tournès 2014 birkhäuser basel 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 20 Oct 14 0
Remarkable Mathematicians i. james 2003 cambridge university press 01 History and biography mnem 15 Jun 11 0
Undiluted Hocus-Pocus: The Autobiography of Martin Gardner martin gardner 2013 princeton university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 18 Nov 13 0
Autour du centenaire Lebesgue g. choquet et al. 2006 société mathématique de france 01 History and biography in 16 Jun 11 0
The History of the Priority Dispute between Newton and Leibniz Thomas Sonar 2018 Springer International Publishing / Birkhäuser Verlag 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 29 May 18 0
Maks A. Akivis - Selected Papers v. v. goldberg 2008 heldermann 01 History and biography jiva 28 May 11 0

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