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- Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 1994; US$ 14.95
Designed to meet the needs of both student and scholar, this edition of Leviathan offers a brilliant introduction by Edwin Curley, modernized spelling and punctuation of the text, and the inclusion, along with historical and interpretive notes, of the most significant variants between the English version of 1651 and the Latin version of 1668. A glossary... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2011; US$ 16.00
There are many heroes of the civil rights movement?men and women we can look to for inspiration. Each has a unique story, a path that led to a role as leader or activist. Death of Innocence is the heartbreaking and ultimately inspiring story of one such hero: Mamie Till-Mobley, the mother of Emmett Till?an innocent fourteen-year-old African-American... more...
- NuVision Publications, LLC 2003; US$ 2.99
Flatland is about a two-dimensional world in which geometric shapes are the main characters. The Square is the narrator of the book and he tells of his world and his fantastic contact with the three dimensional world. Mildly amusing and thought provoking, more...
- Dover Publications 2012; US$ 0.99
Classic of science (and mathematical) fiction ? charmingly illustrated by the author ? describes the adventures of A. Square, a resident of Flatland, in Spaceland (three dimensions), Lineland (one dimension), and Pointland (no dimensions). more...
- The Floating Press 2008; US$ 3.95
Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions , though written in 1884, is still considered useful in thinking about multiple dimensions. It is also seen as a satirical depiction of Victorian society and its hierarchies. A square, who is a resident of the two-dimensional Flatland, dreams of the one-dimensional Lineland. He attempts to convince the monarch... more...
- OUP Oxford 2006; US$ 5.99
How would a creature limited to two dimensions be able to grasp the possibility of a third? In Flatland, A Square's linear world is invaded by a Sphere bringing the gospel of the third dimension. Part geometry lesson, part social satire, the novel enlarges readers' imaginations beyond the limits of our 'respective dimensional prejudices'. more...
- Garrett County Press 2011; US$ 6.99
One of the greatest science fiction books ever written; Flatland is now available with new illustrations from brilliant illustrator Kevin Stone. Follow the Flatland narrator as he discovers new lands, people and dimensions in a witty and inspiring fantasy. Not only an insightful introduction to the fourth dimension or a biting satire of Victorian England,... more...
- Traugott Bautz 2012; US$ 15.82
"Ich nenne unsere Welt Fiatland. Nicht weil wir sie so nennen, sondern um Ihnen, meinen glücklichen Lesern, die Sie das Vorrecht genießen in der dreidimensionalen Welt zu leben, ihre Beschaffenheit besser zu verdeutlichen. Stellen Sie sich ein großes Blatt Papier vor, auf oder in dessen Oberfläche sich gerade Linien, Dreiecke, Vierecke, Fünfecke,... more...
- Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 12.95
In 1884, Edwin Abbott Abbott wrote a mathematical adventure set in a two-dimensional plane world, populated by a hierarchical society of regular geometrical figures-who think and speak and have all too human emotions. Since then Flatland has fascinated generations of readers, becoming a perennial science-fiction favorite. By imagining the contact... more...