# 1770 ElementsofAlgebra

- (Euler, 1770) ⇒ Leonhard Euler. (1770). “Vollständige Anleitung zur Algebra (Elements of Algebra).” Springer Science \& Business Media.

**Subject Headings:** Elementary Mathematics.

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- (Wikipedia, 2019) ⇒ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elements_of_Algebra Retrieved:2019-4-15.
is an elementary mathematics textbook written by mathematician Leonhard Euler and originally published in 1770 in German.**Elements of Algebra***Elements of Algebra*is one of the earliest books to set out algebra in the modern form we would recognize today (another early book being*Elements of Algebra*by Nicholas Saunderson, published in 1740), and is one of Euler's few writings, along with*Letters to a German Princess*, that are accessible to the general public. Written in numbered paragraphs as was common practice till the 19th century,*Elements*begins with the definition of mathematics and builds on the fundamental operations of arithmetic and number systems, and gradually moves towards more abstract topics.In 1771, Joseph-Louis Lagrange published an addendum titled

*Additions to Euler's Elements of Algebra*, which featured a number of important mathematical results.The original German title of the book was

*Vollständige Anleitung zur Algebra*, which literally translates to*Complete Instruction to Algebra*. Two English translations are now extant, one by John Hewlett (1822), and the other, which is translated to English erom a French translation of the book, by Charles Tayler (1824).

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Author | volume | Date Value | title | type | journal | titleUrl | doi | note | year | |
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1770 ElementsofAlgebra | Leonhard Euler (1707-1783) | Elements of Algebra | 1770 |

Facts about "1770 ElementsofAlgebra"

Author | Leonhard Euler (1707-1783) + |

title | Elements of Algebra + |

year | 1770 + |