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The Annotated Flatland
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors:
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-07-22 - Publisher: Basic Books

Flatland is a unique, delightful satire that has charmed readers for over a century. Published in 1884 by the English clergyman and headmaster Edwin A. Abbott, it is the fanciful tale of A. Square, a two-dimensional being who is whisked away by a mysterious visitor to The Land of Three
The Annotated Flatland
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Ian Stewart
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-07-31 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Flatland is a unique, delightful satire that has charmed readers for over a century. Published in 1884 by the English clergyman and headmaster Edwin A. Abbott, it is the fanciful tale of A. Square, a two-dimensional being who is whisked away by a mysterious visitor to The Land of Three
The Annotated Flatland
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Ian Stewart
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-03-06 - Publisher: Basic Books

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Flatland
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Edwin Abbott
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-11-13 - Publisher: Broadview Press

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 of science and faith, and the role of women. A classic of early science fiction, the novel takes place in a world of two dimensions where
Flatland
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Edwin A. Abbott, William F. Lindgren, Thomas F. Banchoff
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A fully annotated edition of Abbott's classic Flatland, with notes and commentary putting it in its historical and mathematical context.