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Leonhard Euler : Life, Work and Legacy (Hardcover)

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The year 2007 marks the 300th anniversary of the birth of one of the Enlightenment s most important mathematicians and scientists, Leonhard Euler. This volume is a collection of 24 essays by some of the world s best Eulerian scholars from seven different countries about Euler, his life and his work. Some of the essays are historical, including much previously unknown information about Euler s life, his activities in the St. Petersburg Academy, the influence of the Russian Princess Dashkova, and Euler s philosophy. Others describe his influence on the subsequent growth of European mathematics and physics in the 19th century. Still others give technical details of Euler s innovations in probability, number theory, geometry, analysis, astronomy, mechanics and other fields of mathematics and science. - Over 20 essays by some of the best historians of mathematics and science, including Ronald Calinger, Peter Hoffmann, Curtis Wilson, Kim Plofker, Victor Katz, Ruediger Thiele, David Richeson, Robin Wilson, Ivor Grattan-Guinness and Karin Reich- New details of Eulers life in two essays, one by Ronald Calinger and one he co-authored with Elena Polyakhova- New information on Eulers work in differential geometry, series, mechanics, and other important topics including his influence in the early 19th century *Author: Bradley, Robert E./ Sandifer, Ed *Series Title: Studies in the History and Philosophy of Mathematics *Series Number: 5 *Binding Type: Hardcover *Number of Pages: 542 *Publication Date: 2007/03/01 *Language: English *Dimensions: 9.09 x 6.31 x 1.09 inches

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Publisher Elsevier Science Ltd
Mfg Part# 9780444527288
SKU 203455053
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 0444527281
Release Date 4/10/2007
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Book Format Hardcover
Number of Pages 0542
Publisher Elsevier Science & Technology
Series Part 5
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