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1Title:  Decline, then recovery: An overview of activity in the history of mathematics during the twentieth century   
 Creator:  Grattan-Guiness, Ivor. 
 Publication:  Cambridge, Eng, 2004. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  p. [279]-312. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Mathematics -- History -- 20th century

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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2Title:  History of physics [audiorecording]: session S40 of the APS annual meeting, March 2008   
 Creator:  American Physical Society (2008: New Orleans, La) | Derry, Gregory Neil, 1952- | Lapeyre, Jerry.) (G.J.) | Ryskamp, John | Van Huele, Jean-Francois | Zimmerman, George O. | American Physical Society 
 Notes:  Forms part of the Niels Bohr Library's Miscellaneous Tapes Collection. Audiorecording of session S40 of the 2008 APS March meeting, held in New Orleans, Louisiana. This session was sponsored by the American Physical Society (APS) Forum on the History of Physics, chaired by George Zimmerman of Boston University. Presentations include: "Development of ultra violet photoemission [UPS]: a history" (speaker: Jerry (G.J.) Lapeyre); "Magnetism in matter before the discovery of quantum spin: Bohr's less well-known contribution to the transition from classical to quantum physics" (speaker: Jean-Francois Van Huele); "Epistemological Dimensions in Niels Bohr's Conceptualization of Complementarity" (speaker: Gregory Derry); "Paradox, Natural Mathematics, Relativity and Twentieth-Century Ideas" (speaker: John Ryskamp). 
 Extent:  1 digital; 4 3/4 inches. 
 Subjects:  Complementarity (Physics) | Magnetism -- History | Mathematics | Paradoxes | Physics -- History | Physics -- History -- Congresses | Sound recordings | Ultraviolet radiation

 
Collection:  American Institute of Physics 
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3Title:  How the twentieth century is indebted to pure mathematics   
 Creator:  Fisher, George Egbert, 1863-1920 
 Publication:  Univ. of Penn, Philadelphia, 1916. 
 Notes:  At head of title: University bulletin, ser.17, no.1, pt.2, 1916. 
 Extent:  p.548-573. 
 Subjects:  Mathematics

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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4Title:  Classics of mathematics   
 Creator:  Calinger, Ronald. 
 Publication:  Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, N.J, c1995. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references and index. 
 Extent:  xxi, 793 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Mathematics -- History -- Sources

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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5Title:  The world as a mathematical game: John von Neumann and twentieth century science   
 Alt. Title:  Il mondo come gioco matematico. English   
 Creator:  Israel, Giorgio. | Millán Gasca, Ana. 
 Publication:  Birkhäuser, Basel, Boston, c2009. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references (p. [175]-199) and index. 
 Extent:  xii, 207 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Von Neumann, John, -- 1903-1957 | Mathematicians -- United States -- Biography

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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6Title:  Stanislaw M. Ulam Papers   
 Creator:  Ulam, Stanislaw M. (Stanislaw 
 Publication:  American Philosophical Society 1916-1984 
 Extent:  36 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  Atomic bomb | Audiotapes | Banach, Stefan, 1892-1945 | Bradbury, Norris | Chess | Computers | Everett, C. J. (Cornelius Jose | Fermi, Enrico, 1901-1954 | Feynman, Richard P. (Richard Phillips), 1918-1988 | Frisch, Otto Robert, 1904-1979 | Gamow, George, 1904-1968 | Godel, Kurt | Harvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology | Hydrogen bomb | Kistiakowsky, George B. (George Bogdan), 1900-1982 | Kuratowski, Kazimierz, 1896- | Logic, Symbolic and mathematical | Lomnicki, Zbigniew A. | Los Alamos National Laboratory | Mandelbrot, Benoit B. | Manhattan Project (U.S.) | Mathematical physics | Mathematics | Mathematics -- Study and teaching | Mazur, Stanislaw | Metropolis, N. (Nicholas), 191 | Mycielski, Jan, 1932 | Number theory | Oppenheimer, J. Robert, 1904-1967 | Pasta, John | Photographs | Physics | Poles -- United States | Princeton University | Rabi, I. I. (Isidor Isaac), 1898-1988 | Schrandt, Robert | Seaborg, Glenn Theodore, 1912- | Segrè, Emilio Gino, 1905-1989 | Set theory | Sierpinski, Waclaw, 1882-1969 | Stein, Myron | Stein, Paul | Steinhaus, Hugo, 1887-1972 | Stone, Marshall H. (Marshall Harvey), 1903-1989 | Tarski, Alfred | Teller, Edward, 1908-2003 | Topology | Ulam, Stanislaw M. (Stanislaw | University of Colorado | University of Wisconsin | Von Kármán, Theodore, 1881-1963 | Von Neumann, John, 1903-1957 | Weisskopf, Victor Frederick, 1908-2002 | World War, 1939-1945 | Zygmun, Antoni

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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