books.google.com - In the 100 years since the founding of the AMS, the American mathematical community has grown from a small group heavily dependent on European mathematicians to a large and influential group that in many areas sets the standard for the rest of the world. By the 1930s, there was a flourishing mathematical...http://books.google.com/books/about/A_Century_of_Mathematics_in_America.html?id=8KnZjdBlw14C&utm_source=gb-gplus-shareA Century of Mathematics in America