See this online text:
- “Maria Gaetana Agnesi: Mathematics and the Making of the Catholic Enlightenment”, by Massimo Mazzotti, Isis, Vol. 92, No. 4 (Dec., 2001): pp. 657-683. May be read online at JSTOR. (The website may be accessed through a free registration or a Gmail login, allowing reading of a number of materials, or an institutional registration).
See also this book-length text by the same author:
- The World of Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Mathematician of God, by Massimo Mazzotti (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007). The ebook and printed book is available for purchase at Amazon.
Posted in remembrance of Maria Gaetana Agnesi (+ 9 January 1799), mathematician, theologian, lover of God and servant of the poor. For other texts and ebooks, you may access the List of Free eBooks (Arranged by Title), the List of Free eBooks (Grouped by Subject), the List of Worth-It Catholic Books & eBooks, and the main page of the Catholic eBooks Project.