id: 05788219
dt: j
an: 2010e.00067
au: Hoare, G.
ti: Leonhard Euler (1707-1783).
so: Math. Gaz. 91, No. 522, 406-414 (2007).
py: 2007
pu: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge; Mathematical Association (MA),
Leicester
la: EN
cc: A30
ut: history of mathematics
ci:
li:
ab: Euler is characterized as the most prolific mathematician of all time and
one of the greatest masters of the mathematical arts. His life is
described: he spent much time in St Petersburg, interspersed by a long
period in Berlin. Some of the mathematics he developed, as well as the
symbols he used are described.
rv: Ramesh Kapadia (London)