Thirteen Books of Euclid's Elements. Books III-IX by Thomas L. Heath

By Thomas L. Heath

After learning either classics and arithmetic on the collage of Cambridge, Sir Thomas Little Heath (1861-1940) used his time clear of his task as a civil servant to submit many works almost about old arithmetic, either renowned and educational. First released in 1926 because the moment variation of a 1908 unique, this e-book includes the second one quantity of his three-volume English translation of the 13 books of Euclid's parts, protecting Books 3 to 9. This exact textual content might be of worth to someone with an curiosity in Greek geometry and the historical past of arithmetic.

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A History of Geometrical Methods by Julian Lowell Coolidge

By Julian Lowell Coolidge

Full, authoritative background of the ideas for facing geometric equations covers improvement of projective geometry from historic to fashionable occasions, explaining the unique works, commenting at the correctness and directness of proofs, and displaying the relationships among arithmetic and different highbrow advancements. 1940 edition.

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5000 Jahre Geometrie: Geschichte, Kulturen, Menschen by Christoph J. Scriba

By Christoph J. Scriba

"Ein spannender Überblick über die Entwicklung von Konzepten und Erkenntnissen der Geometrie von der Frühgeschichte über die Antike, die Bauhüttenbücher des Mittelalters und die Renaissancezeit bis zur Gegenwart." archimedes "Die Fülle des Stoffes ist beeindruckend." Spektrum der Wissenschaften "Allen an Mathematik Interessierten ist dieses Buch sehr zu empfehlen. Ganz besonders gilt diese Empfehlung den Mathematik-Lehrerinnen und -Lehrern: Es gibt garantiert etwas, was once für Sie neu und interessant ist und wodurch Sie Anregungen für Ihren Unterricht bekommen." mathemaik.de "Ich gratuliere den Autoren herzlich zu dem großen Wurf, der Ihnen mit dem wundervollen "Geschichten"-Buch gelungen ist. Das Buch ist in der ganzen Anlage originell. Die Ausstattung empfinde ich als die eben nötige Fassung für so ein Juwel." Prof. Gunter Weiss, TU Dresden, Lehrstuhl für Geometrie

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Integral Geometry And Convexity: Proceedings of the by Eric L Grinberg, Gaoyong Zhang, Jiazu Zhou

By Eric L Grinberg, Gaoyong Zhang, Jiazu Zhou

Indispensable geometry, referred to as geometric chance some time past, originated from Buffon's needle scan. outstanding advances were made in different parts that contain the idea of convex our bodies. This quantity brings jointly contributions by means of top foreign researchers in critical geometry, convex geometry, advanced geometry, chance, data, and different convexity comparable branches. The articles disguise either contemporary effects and interesting instructions for destiny study.

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Symmetry, Shape and Space. An Introduction to Mathematics by L. Christine Kinsey

By L. Christine Kinsey

This article is appropriate for introductory scholars, probably in courses resembling schooling, artwork and structure. The textual content comprises a few conventional fabric from geometry in addition to extra leading edge themes. through the textual content, the authors position powerful emphasis on pedagogy, hands-on version construction, a guided discovery approach to studying, and so on. a lot of the fabric is written in the sort of means that it may be utilized in the study room for enrichment tasks, through potential arithmetic academics.

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