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By Eli Maor,Eugen Jost

ISBN-10: 0691150990

ISBN-13: 9780691150994

ISBN-10: 0691175888

ISBN-13: 9780691175881

If you have ever concept that arithmetic and artwork do not combine, this beautiful visible heritage of geometry will switch your brain. As a lot a piece of paintings as a ebook approximately arithmetic, Beautiful Geometry offers greater than sixty beautiful colour plates illustrating quite a lot of geometric styles and theorems, followed by means of short debts of the interesting historical past and other people at the back of every one. With art via Swiss artist Eugen Jost and textual content through math historian Eli Maor, this designated get together of geometry covers a variety of matters, from straightedge-and-compass buildings to interesting configurations concerning infinity. the result's a pleasant and informative illustrated journey throughout the 2,500-year-old historical past of 1 of crucial branches of mathematics.

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