Flatland

Pub Date : 1885 | Author : Edwin Abbott Abbott | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015020073196
ISBN 13 :

In a two-dimensional universe populated by a hierarchical society of geometric figures, a square is persecuted for attempting to reveal its new knowledge of a third dimension, lear..

Flatland

Pub Date : 2010-01-01 | Author : Edwin Abbott Abbott | Publisher : Cosimo, Inc.

ISBN 10 : 9781616402341
ISBN 13 : 1616402342

What if there existed a world consisting of only two spatial dimensions? This mind-bending supposition is the jumping-off point for one of literature's most celebrated oddities: th..

Flatland

Pub Date : 2017-06-23 | Author : Edwin A. Abbott | Publisher : BookRix

ISBN 10 : 9783736807709
ISBN 13 : 3736807708

Flatland is a satirical novella by Edwin Abbott Abbott. Writing pseudonymously as "A Square", the book used the fictional two-dimensional world of Flatland to offer pointed observa..

Flatland

Pub Date : 2009-11-13 | Author : Edwin Abbott | Publisher : Broadview Press

ISBN 10 : 9781770481299
ISBN 13 : 177048129X

Flatland (1884) is an influential mathematical fantasy that simultaneously provides an introduction to non-Euclidean geometry and a satire on the Victorian class structure, issues ..

Flatland

Pub Date : 2013 | Author : Edwin Abbott Abbott | Publisher : J'ai lu

ISBN 10 : 2290054097
ISBN 13 : 9782290054093

Les personnages de cette allégorie sont des figures géométriques : triangles isocèles, carrés, polygones, cercles... Dans leur monde plat, en deux dimensions, ces figures sont..

Flatland

Pub Date : 2017-11-14 | Author : Edwin A. Abbot | Publisher : A verba futuroruM

ISBN 10 : 9782369551430
ISBN 13 : 2369551437

Un cauchemar totalitaire déguisé en leçon de géométrie pour enfants. Le héros habitant la 2e dimension fait un voyage fantastique dans la 3e dimension et tente de convaincre ..

Flatland A Romance Of Many Dimensions

Pub Date : 2006-07-13 | Author : Edwin A. Abbott | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780192805980
ISBN 13 : 0192805983

How would a creature limited to two dimensions be able to grasp the possibility of a third? In Flatland, A Square's linear world is invaded by a Sphere bringing the gospel of the t..