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Geometry Richard S. Millman

Geometry By Richard S. Millman

Geometry by Richard S. Millman


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Intended as a rigorous first course, the book introduces and develops the various axioms slowly, and then, in a departure from other texts, continually illustrates the major definitions and axioms with two or three models, enabling the reader to picture the idea more clearly.

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Geometry: A Metric Approach with Models by Richard S. Millman

Geometry: A Metric Approach with Models, imparts a real feeling for Euclidean and non-Euclidean (in particular, hyperbolic) geometry. Intended as a rigorous first course, the book introduces and develops the various axioms slowly, and then, in a departure from other texts, continually illustrates the major definitions and axioms with two or three models, enabling the reader to picture the idea more clearly. The second edition has been expanded to include a selection of expository exercises. Additionally, the authors have designed software with computational problems to accompany the text. This software may be obtained from George Parker.

Table of Contents

Preface; 1. Preliminary Notions; 2. Incidence and Metric Geometry; 3. Betweeness and elementary Figures; 4. Plane Separation; 5. Angle Measure; 6. Neutral Geometry; 7. The Theory of Parallels; 8. Hyperbolic Geometry; 9. Euclidean Geometry; 10. Area; 11. The Theory of Isometries; Bibliography; Index

Additional information

NPB9780387974125
9780387974125
0387974121
Geometry: A Metric Approach with Models by Richard S. Millman
New
Hardback
Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
1993-05-07
372
N/A
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