In 1770, one of the founders of pure mathematics, Swiss
mathematician Leonard Euler (1707-1783), published Elements of
Algebra, a mathematics textbook for students. This edition of
Euler's classic, published in 1822, is an English translation which
includes notes added by Euler's tutor, Johann Bernoulli, and
additions by Joseph-Louis Lagrange, both giants in
eighteenth-century mathematics, as well as a short biography of
Euler. Part 1 begins with... more...