Item Details

Flatterland: Like Flatland, Only More So

Ian Stewart
Format
Book
Published
Cambridge, Mass. : Perseus Pub., 2001.
Language
English
ISBN
0738204420
Contents
  • From Flatland to Flatterland vii
  • 1 Third Dimension 1
  • 2 Victoria's Diary 12
  • 3 Visitation 21
  • 4 A Hundred and One Dimensions 38
  • 5 One and a Quarter Dimensions 65
  • 6 Topologist's Tea-Party 89
  • 7 Along the Looking-Glass 107
  • 8 Grape Theory 118
  • 9 What is a Geometry? 131
  • 10 Platterland 145
  • 11 Cat Country 165
  • 12 Paradox Twins 187
  • 13 Domain of the Hawk King 202
  • 14 Down the Wormhole 223
  • 15 What Shape is the Universe? 251
  • 16 No-Branes and P-Branes 266
  • 17 Flatterland 288
  • 18 Tenth Dimension 294.
Description
xi, 301 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Notes
Includes index.
Technical Details
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