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Cover of: String, Straightedge, and Shadow by Julia E. Diggins

String, Straightedge, and Shadow
The Story of Geometry
1st edition

Published by Viking Press in New York, NY .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

The Beginnings: Geometry and Nature
In the Ancient Near East: Geometry and Daily Life
The Ionian Greeks: Geometry and Thought
The Secret Brotherhood: Geometry, Mathematics, and Magic
From the Academy to the Museum: Geometry, Art, and Science

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [156]

Genre Juvenile literature


Dewey Decimal Class 513.09
Library of Congress QA40.5 .D5

The Physical Object

Format Hardcover
Pagination 160 p., ill.
Number of pages 160
Dimensions 25 cm

ID Numbers

Open Library OL5911843M
Internet Archive stringstraighted00digg
ISBN 10 1-892857-07-3
LC Control Number 64013597
OCLC/WorldCat 656182
Library Thing 1424957



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