The life and experiences of van der Waerden spanned twentieth-century mathematics in Europe, as revealed in this interview with him in 1993.
The major changes in algebra wrought over 70 years ago were brought to the mathematical world by van der Waerden's seminal texts.
Early discussions of quantum mechanics are revealed and discussed in this reprinted article.
Chinese Acrobats, an Old-Time Brewery, and the "Much Needed Gap": the Life of Mathematical Reviews
Are Women Getting All the Jobs?
Marie A. Vitulli and Mary E. Flahive
H. S. M. Coxeter Celebrates 90th Birthday
George F. D. Duff
1997 Steele Prizes
1997 Cole Prize
1997 Satter Prize
1996 Reports of the AMS Policy Committees
AMS Standard Cover Sheet