By Hans Schwerdtfeger
Illuminating, largely praised booklet on analytic geometry of circles, the Moebius transformation, and 2-dimensional non-Euclidean geometries. "This e-book might be in each library, and each specialist in classical functionality conception will be acquainted with this fabric. the writer has played a special provider via making this fabric so with ease available in one book." — Mathematical Review.
By H. S. M. Coxeter
This can be a reissue of Professor Coxeter's vintage textual content on non-Euclidean geometry. It starts off with a old introductory bankruptcy, after which devotes 3 chapters to surveying genuine projective geometry, and 3 to elliptic geometry. After this the Euclidean and hyperbolic geometries are equipped up axiomatically as exact instances of a extra basic 'descriptive geometry'. this can be crucial examining for anyone with an curiosity in geometry.
By Efstathios Vassiliou (auth.), M. Hazewinkel (eds.)
From the stories of the 1st edition:
"The e-book presents an obtainable, well-written monograph dedicated to the speculation of imperative sheaves and their connections within the environment initiated by means of, Geometry of vector sheaves. … it really is designed additionally as a reference e-book with designated expositions and whole and self-contained proofs." (Witold Mozgawa, Zentralblatt MATH, Vol. 1082, 2006)
By Audun Holme
This booklet includes chosen issues from the background of geometry, with "modern" proofs of a few of the implications, in addition to an absolutely glossy therapy of chosen simple concerns in geometry. it truly is geared in the direction of the wishes of destiny arithmetic lecturers. one among my ambitions for this e-book is to open up for the dynamic personality of geometry as such, and to increase a call for participation to geometry as a gateway to arithmetic in most cases. it truly is unlucky that this day, at a time whilst arithmetic is extra very important than ever, words like math avoidance and math nervousness are a great deal within the public vocabulary. creating a severe attempt to heal those ills is an important job. therefore the e-book additionally goals at an educated public, drawn to creating a new starting in math For the second version, a few of the old fabric has been multiplied and diverse illustrations were further, as has a bankruptcy on polyhedra and tessellations and their symmetries. plenty of routines with a few feedback for recommendations can also be integrated.
By Bob Miller
The 1st calc examine courses that truly supply scholars a clue.Bob Miller's student-friendly Calc for the Clueless positive aspects quickly-absorbed, fun-to-use details and support. scholars will snap up Calc for the Clueless as they notice: * Bob Miller's painless and confirmed recommendations to studying Calculus * Bob Miller's means of awaiting difficulties * Anxiety-reducing beneficial properties on each web page * Real-life examples that convey the mathematics into concentration * Quick-take equipment tht healthy brief learn classes (and brief recognition spans) * the opportunity to have a existence, instead of spend it attempting to decipher calc!
By John C. Sparks
The Pythagorean Theorem, Crown Jewel of arithmetic chronologically lines the Pythagorean Theorem from a conjectured starting, reflect on the Squares (Chapter 1), via 4000 years of Pythagorean proofs, 4 Thousand Years of Discovery (Chapter 2), from all significant evidence different types, 20 proofs in overall. bankruptcy three, Diamonds of an analogous brain, provides a number of mathematical effects heavily allied to the Pythagorean Theorem
along with a few significant Pythagorean “spin-offs” equivalent to Trigonometry. bankruptcy four, Pearls of enjoyable and beauty, is a potpourri of vintage puzzles, amusements, and purposes.
An Epilogue, The Crown and the Jewels, summarizes the significance of the Pythagorean Theorem and indicates paths for extra exploration. 4 appendices provider the reader: A] Greek Alphabet, B] Mathematical Symbols, C] Geometric Foundations, and D] References. For the reader who may have a evaluate of common geometric recommendations earlier than attractive this e-book, Appendix C is very suggested. A Topical Index completes the publication.