The 10 Best History of Mathematics Books
This wiki has been updated 10 times since it was first published in February of 2018. Many believe that a primary reason for the widespread dread many students experience regarding mathematics is due to how disconnected it feels from real life. By describing, in great and engaging detail, the lifetimes of human toil that it took to build what we know today, these books serve to remind us of the history, humanity, and brilliance, of the subject. When users buy our independently chosen editorial recommendations, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. Skip to the best history of mathematics book on Amazon.