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Book Review Manual

Book title Author Published Publisher MSCsort descending Reviewer Reviewed Comments
A Mathematician's Apology g.h. hardy 2012 cambridge university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 8 Feb 13 0
Pursuit of Genius - Flexner, Einstein and the Early Faculty at the Institute for Advanced Studies s. batterson 2006 a.k. peters 01 History and biography mbec 1 Jun 11 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
The Book of Presidents 1865-1965 s. oakes, a. pears, a. rice 2005 mathematical society, london 01 History and biography mbec 21 Oct 11 0
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
The Quantum Astrologer's Handbook Michael Brooks 2017 Scribe UK 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 7 Aug 18 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
A Panorama of Hungarian Mathematics in the Twentieth Century, I j. horváth, ed. 2006 springer, berlin: bolyai society mathematical studies, vol. 14 01 History and biography in 23 Oct 11 0
Italian Mathematics Between the Two World Wars a. gueraggio, p. nastasi 2005 birkhäuser, basel 01 History and biography asl 21 Oct 11 0
Gösta Mittag-Leffler 1846-1927 arild stubhaug 2007 atlantis 01 History and biography Arne Jensen 14 Jun 11 0
Computing: A Historical and Technical Perspective Yoshihide Igarashi, Tom Altman, Mariko Funada, Barbara Kamiyama 2014 Chapman and Hall/CRC Press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 12 Jun 14 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
Histoire des nombres complexes d. flament 2003 cnrs editions 01 History and biography mnem 23 May 11 0
Islamic Geometric Patterns Jay Bonner 2017 Springer Verlag New York 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 19 Mar 18 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
Mr Hopkins’ Men. Cambridge Reform and British Mathematics in the 19th Century a. d. d. craik 2007 springer, berlin 01 History and biography mbec 30 Sep 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
An Imaginary Tale: The Story of √-1 paul j. nahin 2016 princeton university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 27 Apr 16 0
Golden Years of Moscow Mathematics, second edition s. zdravkovska, p. l. duren, eds. 2007 american mathematical society, providence: history of mathematics, vol. 6 01 History and biography mbec 1 Oct 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
My Search for Ramanujan Ken Ono, Amir D. Aczel 2016 springer verlag 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 21 Jun 16 0
Leonhard Euler. Ein Mann, mit dem man rechnen kann andreas k. heyne, alice k. heyne, e. s. pini 2007 birkhäuser 01 History and biography mbec 1 Jun 11 0
And yet it is heard. Musical, Multilingual and Polycultural History of Mathematics (2 vols.) Tito M. Tonietti 2014 Birkhäuser Verlag 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 13 Aug 14 0
Mathematics and War b. booss-bavnbek, j. hoyrup 2003 birkhäuser 01 History and biography mnem 23 May 11 0
The Invention of Science. A New History of the Scientific Revolution David Wootton 2015 Allen lane / Penguin Books 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 27 Nov 15 0
Boltzmann's Legacy g. gallavotti, w. l. reiter, j. yngvason 2008 european mathematical society 01 History and biography mzahr 15 Jun 11 0
Logical Dilemmas. The Life and Work of Kurt Gödel j. w. dawson, jr. 2005 a.k. peters, wellesley 01 History and biography jmlč 30 Sep 11 0
The Mathematical Works of Bernard Bolzano s. russ 2004 oxford university press 01 History and biography mnem 1 Jun 11 0
A Mind at Play: How Claude Shannon Invented the Information Age Jimmy Soni, Rob Goodman 2017 Simon & Schuster 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 6 Jul 17 0
Autour du centenaire Lebesgue g. choquet et al. 2006 société mathématique de france 01 History and biography in 16 Jun 11 0
John von Neumann: Selected Letters m. rédei, ed. 2005 american mathematical society, providence: history of mathematics, vol. 27 01 History and biography mbec 21 Oct 11 0
A History of Abstract Algebra i. kleiner 2007 birkhäuser, boston 01 History and biography mbec 1 Oct 11 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
Do I count? Stories from Mathematics Günter M. Ziegler. 2014 crc press Taylor & Francis Group 01 History and biography jmgamboa 29 Sep 14 0
Felix Hausdorff - Gesammelte Werke, Band VII f. hausdorff 2004 springer 01 History and biography mih 23 May 11 0
Mathematical People. Profiles and Interviews d. j. albers, g. l. alexanderson 2008 a.k. peters 01 History and biography mbec 26 May 11 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
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
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
The Life of Isaac Newton Richard S. Westfall 2015 cambridge university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 11 May 16 0
Pioneering Women in American Mathematics j. green, j. laduke 2009 american mathematical society 01 History and biography mbec 28 May 11 0
Modern Algebra and the Rise of Mathematical Structures l. corry 2003 birkhäuser 01 History and biography mnem 23 May 11 0
Constantin Carathéodory, Mathematics and Politics in Turbulent times m. georgiadou 2004 springer 01 History and biography jdr 12 Sep 11 0
The Honors Class. Hilbert's Problems and Their Solvers b. h. yandell: 2002 a k peters, natick 01 History and biography mnem 17 Jun 11 0
e: The Story of a Number Eli Maor 2015 princeton university press, princeton 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 27 Apr 16 0
From Servant to Queen: A Journey through Victorian Mathematics John Heard 2019 cambridge university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 1 Jul 19 0
Ernst Zermelo - An Approach to His Life and Work h.-d. ebbinghaus 2007 springer, berlin 01 History and biography mbec 30 Sep 11 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
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
Alexandre Grothendieck: A mathematical profile Leila Schneps (Editor) 2014 International Press 01 History and biography Jesus M. Ruiz 31 Dec 18 0

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