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Hoare, G.
Leonhard Euler (17071783).
Math. Gaz. 91, No. 522, 406414 (2007).
2007
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge; Mathematical Association (MA), Leicester
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A30
history of mathematics
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.
Ramesh Kapadia (London)