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1Title:  Histoire de l'algèbre   
 Creator:  Chasles, M. (Michel), 1793-1880 
 Publication:  Académie des sciences, Paris, 1841?] 
 Notes:  "Extrait des Comptes rendus des séances de l'Académie des Sciences, séance du 6 septembre 1841." Caption title. Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  53 p. ; 28 cm. 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- History

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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2Title:  Zur Geschichte der deutschen Algebra im 15. Jahrhundert   
 Creator:  Wappler, Emil, 1852-1899 
 Publication:  Zwickau, 1887. 
 Extent:  1 p. l., 32 p. 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- History

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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3Title:  Origins of modern algebra   
 Creator:  Nový, Luboš. 
 Publication:  Noordhoff International Publishing, Leiden, [c1973] 
 Notes:  Bibliography: p. [230]-248. 
 Extent:  viii, 252 p. 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- History

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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4Title:  Geometry and algebra in ancient civilizations   
 Creator:  Waerden, B. L. van der (Bartel Leendert), 1903-1996 
 Publication:  Springer-Verlag, Berlin, New York, 1983. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references and index. 
 Extent:  xii, 223 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- History

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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5Title:  Beiträge zur vergleichung der methode der algebra im sechzehnten jahrhunderte mit der in unseren tage, oder: Die ersten vier kapitel aus dem ersten theile der algebra des doktors Pedro Nuñez   
 Creator:  Nunes, Pedro, 1502-1578 | Tobisch, Johann Karl, 1793-1855 
 Publication:  Breslau, 1846] 
 Notes:  Programm--Kg. Friedrichs Gymnasium, 1846. 
 Extent:  21 p. pl. 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- History | Mathematics, Portuguese

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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6Title:  Origines et développement de l'algèbre   
 Creator:  Karpinski, Louis Charles, 1878-1956 
 Publication:  Zanichelli, Williams & Norgate, Alcan, Bologna, London, Paris, [1919] 
 Notes:  "Reprint from 'Scientia,' vol. XXVI, 13th year (1919), n. LXXXVIII-8." 
 Extent:  p. [89]-101 ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- History

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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7Title:  Greek mathematical thought and the origin of algebra   
 Creator:  Klein, Jacob, 1899-1978 
 Publication:  M.I.T. Press, Cambridge, Mass, [1968] 
 Notes:  Translation of Die griechische Logistik und die Entstehung der Algebra, published in Quellen und Studien zur Geschichte der Mathematik, Astronomie und Physik, Abt. B, Studien, v. 3, 1934. Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. 227-312) 
 Extent:  xv, 360 p. 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Viète, François, 1540-1603 | Mathematics, Greek | Algebra -- History

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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8Title:  Da Cardano a Galois: momenti di storia dell'algebra   
 Creator:  Maracchia, Silvio. 
 Publication:  Feltrinelli, Milano], 1979. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographies (p. 189-235) and index. 
 Extent:  238 p. : ill. ; 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- History

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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9Title:  Modern algebra and the rise of mathematical structures   
 Creator:  Corry, Leo, 1956- 
 Publication:  Birkhäuser Verlag, Basel, Boston, c2004. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references and indexes. 
 Extent:  451 p. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- History | Categories (Mathematics)

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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10Title:  Introduction of algebra into American schools in the eighteenth century   
 Creator:  Simons, Lao Genevra, 1870-1949 
 Publication:  Washington, 1924] 
 Notes:  Vita. Published also without thesis note. Bibliography: p. 75-78. 
 Extent:  vi, 80 p., 1 l. illus. (facsims.) 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- Study and teaching | Algebra -- History

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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11Title:  Unknown quantity: a real and imaginary history of algebra   
 Creator:  Derbyshire, John. 
 Publication:  Joseph Henry Press, Washington, D.C, c2006. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-352) and index. 
 Extent:  viii, 374 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- History | Equations -- History | Algebra, Universal -- History | Algebra, Abstract -- History | Geometry, Algebraic -- History

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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12Title:  Benjamin Peirce's Linear associative algebra (1870): New light on its preparation and "publication"   
 Creator:  Grattan-Guinness, I. 
 Publication:  London, 1997. 
 Extent:  p.[597]-606 ; 24.5 cm. 
 Subjects:  Peirce, Benjamin, -- 1809-1880 | Peirce, Benjamin, -- 1809-1880. -- Linear associative algebra | Algebra -- History

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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13Title:  Algebra of four thousand years ago   
 Creator:  Smith, David Eugene, 1860-1944 
 Publication:  Scripta mathematica, New York, 1936. 
 Notes:  Reprinted from Scripta mathematica, vol. IV, no. 2, April, 1936. 
 Extent:  [111]-125 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Mathematics -- History | Algebra -- History

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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14Title:  Linear and quadratic equations, 1550-1660   
 Creator:  Kloyda, Mary Thomas à KempisSister, 1896- 
 Publication:  Saint Catherine Press, Bruges, 1937. 
 Notes:  Vol. III, part I of Osiris: Studies on the history and philosophy of science, and on the history of learning and culture. Signed: Sister M. Thomas à Kempis Kloyda. Bibliography: p. 169-192. 
 Extent:  p.[165]-192 ; 25 1/2 cm. 
 Subjects:  Equations, Quadratic | Algebra -- Early works to 1800 | Equations | Algebra -- Bibliography | Algebra -- History

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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15Title:  A forgotten paper on the fundamental theorem of algebra   
 Creator:  Smithies, F. (Frank), 1912- 
 Publication:  London, Eng, 2000. 
 Extent:  p.[333]-341 ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Wood, James, -- 1760-1839 | Algebra -- History

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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16Title:  The origin and development of the quadratic equations in Babylonian, Greek, and early Arabic algebra   
 Creator:  Gandz, Solomon, 1887-1954 
 Publication:  Bruges, Belgium, 1937. 
 Notes:  Signed: Solomon Gandz. "Literature and abbreviations used": p.408-409. 
 Extent:  p.[405]-557 ; 25 1/2 cm. 
 Subjects:  Equations, Quadratic | Algebra -- History

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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17Title:  Leonard Eugene Dickson and his work in the arithmetics of algebras   
 Creator:  Fenster, Della Dumbaugh. 
 Publication:  Berlin], 23 cm. 
 Extent:  p. [119]-159. ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Dickson, Leonard E. -- (Leonard Eugene), -- 1874- | Algebra -- History

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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18Title:  Greek mathematical thought and the origin of algebra   
 Alt. Title:  Griechische Logistik und die Entstehung der Algebra. English   
 Creator:  Klein, Jacob, 1899-1978 
 Publication:  M.I.T. Press, Cambridge, Mass, [1968] 
 Notes:  Translation of Die griechische Logistik und die Entstehung der Algebra, published in Quellen und Studien zur Geschichte der Mathematik, Astronomie und Physik, Abt. B, Studien, v. 3, 1934. Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. 227-312) 
 Extent:  xv, 360 p. 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Viète, François, -- 1540-1603. -- Works. -- Selections. -- English. -- 1983 | Mathematics, Greek | Algebra -- History

 
Collection:  Linda Hall Library 
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19Title:  Els orígens i l'ensenyament de l'àlgebra simbòlica   
 Creator:  Malet, Antoni, 1950- | Paradís, Jaume, 1950- | Grup d'Història i Didàctica de les Matemàtiques (Barcelona, Spain) 
 Publication:  Publicacions i edicions de la Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, 1984- 
 Notes:  On cover: Grup d'Història i Didàctica de les Matemàtiques. Bibliography: v. 1, p. 317-319. 
 Extent:  v. : ill., facsims. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Algebra -- History | Algebra -- Study and teaching -- History

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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20Title:  Geschichte der unendlichen Reihen   
 Creator:  Reiff, R. (Richard August), 1855-1908 
 Publication:  Laupp'schen Buchh, Tübingen, 1889. 
 Extent:  iv, 212 p. ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Series, Infinite | Algebra -- History

 
Collection:  Linda Hall Library 
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