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miercuri, 3 martie 2010

Edwin A. Abbott - "Flatland : A Romance Of Many Dimensions"

Edwin A. Abbott"Flatland : A Romance Of Many Dimensions"
PDF | ISBN not applicable | Year 1884 | 69 pages | English | 1.8MB

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions is an 1884 novella by Edwin A. Abbott, still popular among mathematics and computer science students, and considered useful reading for people studying topics such as the concept of other dimensions.As a piece of literature, Flatland is respected for its satire on the social hierarchy of Victorian society. Isaac Asimov, in a foreword to one of the many publications of the novella, wrote that it is "The best introduction one can find into the manner of perceiving dimensions."

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Below is not a mirror, it is a different edition of this famous book, with a different cover and an introduction by Thomas Banchoff:


I would love to see it translated to Romanian!

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