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AMS History of Mathematics, Volume 1: A Century of Mathematics in America, Part I

AMS History of Mathematics, Volume 1: A Century of Mathematics in America, Part I

This is the first in a two-volume collection of historical articles, newly written and reprinted, that are glimpses of America's mathematical past. The volumbe starts with "reprinted accounts of the early days of the Society by Thomas Fiske. Other subjects are mathematicians, institutions, organizations, books, computers, political events, refugees, war work, social currents, meetings, working conditions, and of course mathematics itself."

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