Leonhard euler written by historian of mathematics ronald calinger is perhaps the first biography that attempts to offer a panoramic view of this immense body of work this impressively researched tome will be of great value to anyone with a serious interest in the history of mathematics and the enlightenment. This is the first full scale biography of leonhard euler 1707 83 one of the greatest mathematicians and theoretical physicists of all time in this comprehensive and authoritative account ronald calinger connects the story of eulers eventful life to the astonishing achievements that place him . Leonhard euler mathematical genius in the enlightenment by ronald s calinger this is the first full scale biography of leonhard euler 1707 83 one of the greatest mathematicians and theoretical physicists of all time. Introduction 3 creating a mathematical language for the exact sciences that would stand for the next two centuries during the enlightenment euler was crucial in helping to build eu. This great book by ronald calinger gives an amazingly comprehensive and authoritative account of leonhard eulers life and intellectual achievements the author discusses not only eulers intellectual development but also his personal involvement in the institutional political cultural social
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