books.google.com - The first section of the book deals with some of the influential mathematics departments in the United States. Functioning as centers of research and training, these departments played a major role in shaping the mathematical life in this country. The second section deals with an extraordinary conference...http://books.google.com/books/about/A_Century_of_Mathematics_in_America.html?id=Eq5072shy9AC&utm_source=gb-gplus-shareA Century of Mathematics in America