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The elements of non-Euclidean geometry

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Published
**1991**
by At the Clarendon Press in Oxford
.

Written in English

- Geometry, Non-Euclidean.

**Edition Notes**

Other titles | Cornell digital mathematics collection. |

Statement | by Julian Lowell Coolidge. |

The Physical Object | |
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Format | Computer file |

Pagination | 291, [1] p. |

Number of Pages | 291 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL18205365M |

Book from Project Gutenberg: The Elements of non-Euclidean Geometry Library of Congress Classification: QA. ment of the euclidean geometry is clearly shown; for example, it is shown that the whole of the euclidean geometry may be developed without the use of the axiom of continuity; the signiﬁ-cance of Desargues’s theorem, as a condition that a given plane geometry may be regarded as a part of a geometry of space, is made apparent, etc. 5.

Geometry (from the Ancient Greek: γεωμετρία; geo-"earth", -metron "measurement") arose as the field of knowledge dealing with spatial relationships. Geometry was one of the two fields of pre-modern mathematics, the other being the study of numbers ().. Classic geometry was focused in compass and straightedge ry was revolutionized by Euclid, who . And essentially for about 2, years after Euclid-- so this is unbelievable shelf life for a textbook-- people didn't view you as educated if you did not read and understand Euclid's Elements. And Euclid's Elements, the book itself, was the second most printed book in the Western world after the Bible. This is a math textbook.

Euclidean verses Non Euclidean Geometries Euclidean Geometry Euclid of Alexandria was born around BC. Most believe that he was a student of Plato. Euclid introduced the idea of an axiomatic geometry when he presented his 13 chapter book titled The Elements of Geometry. The Elements he introduced were simplyFile Size: 55KB. Euclids Elements is one of the oldest surviving works of mathematics, and the very oldest that uses an axiomatic framework. As such, it is a landmark in the history of Western thought, and has proven so enduring that the Elements has been used nearly continuously since being written, only recently falling out of favor. Not much is known about Euclid, other than that he must have /5.

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