|Author:||Edwin Abbott Abbott|
|Title:||Flatland--A Romance of Many Dimensions|
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|Publisher:||Indypublish.Com (May 1, 2002)|
Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions is a satirical novella by the English schoolmaster Edwin Abbott Abbott, first published in 1884 by Seeley & Co. of London.
Автор: Abbott Edwin, Книга: Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions, Жанр: детектив, фантастика, Издание: 1884 . Even as he was Initiated into the Mysteries. Having been previously conversant. With ONLY TWO. So the Citizens of that Celestial Region. May aspire yet higher and higher. To the Secrets of FOUR FIVE or EVEN SIX Dimensions. Thereby contributing. To the Enlargment of THE IMAGINATION.
Abbott Edwin A. Categories: Научная Фантастика. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them. Ефетов Марк Семенович.
As I alluded to in my intro, this book contains MATH. Now I hesitate to even mention that, because of the potential angst that subject causes many of my friends. I certainly don’t want people going al. nd dashing away in a panic. Rest easy and increase your calm, the math is very minor. It’s really limited to discussions of geometric figures in the context of how many spatial dimensions they inhabit. Damn, that didn’t sound good eithe. .just trust me, you won’t need a slide rule, an abacus or a lifeline to Stephen Hawking to read the book.
A Romance of Many Dimensions. With Illustrations by the Author, A. Square. With an Introduction by Valerie Smith. and a New Afterword by John Allen Paulos. gious views with contemporary scientific thought. of Flatland may help to point us toward some potentially useful dimensions when considering the novel.
If you've never heard the term Mathematical Fiction before, Edwin Abbott Abbott's 1884 novella, Flatland can certainly enlighten you! Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions was published in 1884 and since then, it has been discovered and re-discovered by succeeding generations who have been delighted by its unique view of society and people. The plot opens with a description of the fictional Flatland
byAbbott, Edwin Abbott, 1838-1926. Publication date 1884. The little I have read of the book gives promise of an enjoyable read. Let's read the book together.
Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions is a satire and science fiction novel written by English Theologian and school master Edwin Abbott Abbott. The novel specifies about a two dimensional fictional world where women are simple line segments and men are in polygons with multiple sides. Though this novel was written about a century back, it is still popularly read by students of mathematics and physics. Science Fiction Satire. MP3. M4B Part 1. Related Audiobooks. Frankenstein Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley. The Food of the Gods and How it Came to Earth H. G. Wells. A Journey to the Centre of the Earth Jules Verne.
PART 1. SECTION 1 Of the Nature of Flatland. SECTION 2 Of the Climate and Houses in Flatland. SECTION 3 Concerning the Inhabitants of Flatland. SECTION 4 Concerning the Women. SECTION 22 How I then tried to diffuse the Theory of Three Dimensions by other means, and of the result.