MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive

1600 biographies

about 80 history topics

over 3000 pictures of mathematicians

over 1000 quotations by mathematicians

contains about 25,000 files

18,000 links to the site

around 1.6 10^6 hits per week

around 250,000 hits per day

record in one day 729,563

about 4.5 gigabytes of data per day

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