The History of Mathematics in 300 Stamps – Oxford Mathematics – 2016

Oxford Mathematics Public Lectures: Robin Wilson – The History of Mathematics in 300 Stamps

The entire history of mathematics in one hour, as illustrated by around 300 postage stamps featuring mathematics and mathematicians from across the world.

From Euclid to Euler, from Pythagoras to Poincaré, and from Fibonacci to the Fields Medals, all are featured in attractive, charming and sometimes bizarre stamps. No knowledge of mathematics or philately required.

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