history of mathematics



For the moment, we list here only a few works in the history of mathematics: some with a focus on fields particularly emphasised in the nLab, and some general. Wikipedia has a nice list of general works.

Spaces, categories, topology, sheaves, topoi, cohomology, …

General history of mathematics

Wiki, collection and encyclopaedia articles

Researchers and institutes for history of mathematics

nnLab entries with historical information

Other literature

The relation of the techniques of the pioneers of infinitesimal calculus and the modern nonstandard analysis is discussed in

A collection of articles on XX-century mathematics is in