Posted by **Jeembo** at Nov. 9, 2016

English | 1987 | ISBN: 0486252027 | 96 Pages | PDF | 10.6 MB

This entertaining, stimulating textbook offers anyone familiar with Euclidean geometry — undergraduate math students, advanced high school students, and puzzle fans of any age — an opportunity to explore taxicab geometry, a simple, non-Euclidean system that helps put Euclidean geometry in sharper perspective.

Posted by **Underaglassmoon** at Feb. 2, 2016

Birkhäuser | Mathematics | February 29, 2016 | ISBN-10: 3319198629| 195 pages | pdf | 2.44 mb

Authors: De Risi, Vincenzo

Discusses at length the history of the foundations of geometry in the seventeenth century

Gives a new perspective on the historical development of non-Euclidean geometry

A detailed monograph on Leibniz’s geometrical studies and mathematical epistemology

Posted by **exLib** at April 22, 2015

Sрringеr | 2015 | 1493924419 9781493924417 9781493924400 | 506 pages | PDF | 10 MB

This book illustrates the broad range of Jerry Marsden’s mathematical legacy in areas of geometry, mechanics, and dynamics, from very pure mathematics to very applied, but always with a geometric perspective. The unified treatment of the wide breadth of topics treated in this book will be of interest to both experts and novices in geometric mechanics.

Posted by **libr** at April 16, 2015

English | 2014 | ISBN: 3319024620 | 377 pages | PDF | 22 MB

Posted by **mapusi** at March 31, 2015

English |1992 | ISBN: 1461269512 | 259 Pages | PDF | 10 MB

The aim of this book is to make accessible the two important but rare works of Brook Taylor and to describe his role in the history of linear perspective. Taylor's works, Linear Perspective and New Principles on Linear Perspective, are among the most important sources in the history of the theory of perspective.

Posted by **mapusi** at March 31, 2015

English |2007 | ISBN: 0387259619 | 814 Pages | PDF | 25 MB

This review of literature on perspective constructions from the Renaissance through the 18th century covers 175 authors, emphasizing Peiro della Francesca, Guidobaldo del Monte, Simon Stevin, Brook Taylor, and Johann Heinrich. It treats such topics as the various methods of constructing perspective, the development of theories underlying the constructions, and the communication between mathematicians and artisans in these developments.

Posted by **interes** at Feb. 17, 2015

English | 2014 | ISBN: 3319024620 | 377 pages | PDF | 22 MB

Posted by **arundhati** at Oct. 21, 2014

2011 | ISBN-10: 0691125929 | 248 pages | PDF | 8 MB

Posted by **lengen** at Dec. 2, 2016

English | Feb. 1995 | ISBN: 0961580828 | 576 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

In his inimitably upbeat and irreverent style, Dr. Arndt von Hippel demonstrates how the latest scientific findings confirm a tortuous progression of events from the universal Big Bang to you.

Posted by **lengen** at Dec. 2, 2016

English | Feb. 1995 | ISBN: 0961580828 | 576 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

In his inimitably upbeat and irreverent style, Dr. Arndt von Hippel demonstrates how the latest scientific findings confirm a tortuous progression of events from the universal Big Bang to you.