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CentaurusFrom the Calculus to Set Theory is a valuable reference for anyone with enough preparation in mathematics to read it.
— Lenore Feigenbaum
"I give a lot of lectures about the history of the calculus to the mathematical community and when I am asked about what they can read to learn more history, this is always one of the books that I mention. It really is a superb introduction to the field."—V. Frederick Rickey, United States Military Academy
"This book is a useful collection of articles. . . . The history of the calculus provides a superb lesson in how mathematics develops."—Morris Kline, Isis
Chapter 1: The Amateur Professional and the Professional Amateur
Chapter 2: Discipline Envy
Chapter 3: Terms of Art