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Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society
Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society
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About the Cover: James Joseph Sylvester's Spring's Début


Author: Gerald L. Alexanderson
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 45 (2008), 429-433
Published electronically: April 23, 2008
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  • 1. Florian Cajori. The History of Mathematics, 2nd edition. New York, Macmillan, 1919.
  • 2. Guy Davenport. A Table of Green Fields/Ten Stories. New York, New Directions, 1993.
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  • 4. Karen Hunger Parshall and David E. Rowe, The emergence of the American mathematical research community, 1876–1900: J. J. Sylvester, Felix Klein, and E. H. Moore, History of Mathematics, vol. 8, American Mathematical Society, Providence, RI; London Mathematical Society, London, 1994. MR 1290994 (95j:01032)


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Gerald L. Alexanderson
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, California 95053-0290
Email: galexand@math.scu.edu

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0273-0979-08-01220-2
PII: S 0273-0979(08)01220-2
Published electronically: April 23, 2008
Article copyright: © Copyright 2008 American Mathematical Society
The copyright for this article reverts to public domain 28 years after publication.