Topics from the History of Algebra
From
The MacTutor History of Mathematics
archive at the University of St. Andrews, in Scotland:
 Quadratic, cubic and quartic equations
 Prime numbers
 Fermat's last theorem
 The abstract group concept
 The development of group theory
 The beginnings of set theory
 Abstract linear spaces
 Matrices and determinants
 The fundamental theorem of algebra
 Squaring the circle
 Doubling the cube
 Trisecting an angle
History Topics Index
From other sources:

Hamilton's work on quaternions,
from
The History of Mathematics
at Trinity University, Dublin

Hilbert's Problems,
from
History of Mathematics
at Clark University

Biography of Emmy Noether,
from
Biographies of Women Mathematicians
at Agnes Scott College
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