Geometry Revisited has 65 ratings and 1 review. Circul said: This is a special book for me: Late in life it helped me to rediscover math. Technically spe. Geometry Revisited by H. S. M. Coxeter and Samuel L. GreitzerThe chief purpose of this book is to revisit those regions of elementary geometry. Cambridge Core – Geometry and Topology – Geometry Revisited – by H.S.M. Coxeter.
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Geometry Revisited by H. S. M. Coxeter and Samuel L. Greitzer
But in the hints you are given just enough information to put it together yourself, usually. The transformational point of view is emphasized: This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Livio Fetahu rated it it was amazing Jul 31, As a note however, for some of the more difficult ones I had assistance from PhD students who found them interesting, and for some of those questions, certain aspects raised issues that I never found anyone who could give a definitive answer.
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Some of them are far from easy. He was foremost in his time, and geometrg was also genuinely vested in finding a way to communicate to as large an audience as possible. User Review – Flag as inappropriate An awesome book for beginners to learn geometry.
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This book gives a clear idea about transformation geometry and inversive geometry. Geometry Revisited by H.
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Sarah rated it it was amazing Oct 11, Dec 12, Circul Wyrd rated it it was amazing. Among the many beautiful and nontrivial theorems in geometry found in Geometry Revisited are the theorems of Ceva, Menelaus, Pappus, Desargues, Pascal, and Brianchon. I wrote the following inscription in my copy: Among the many beautiful and nontrivial theorems in geometry found in Geometry Revisited are the theorems of Ceva, Menelaus, Pappus, Desargues, Pascal, and Brianchon.
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