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Ideas of space : Euclidean, non-Euclidean, and relativistic

by Gray, Jeremy, 1947-

Format: Print Book 1989
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor - Closed Reference (Please ask for assistance) r QA21 .G7 1989
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor - Closed Reference (Please ask for assistance)
 
Call Number  r QA21 .G7 1989
 
 
Summary
Ideas of Space is a lively and readable account of the development of Euclidean, non-Euclidean, and relativistic ideas of the shape of the universe. For this new edition the author has updated much of the material and added a chapter on the emerging story of the Arabic contribution.
Additional Information
Series Oxford science publications.
Subjects Geometry -- History.
Space and time -- Mathematical models -- History.
Publisher Oxford : New York :Clarendon Press ;1989
Oxford University Press,
Edition 2nd ed.
Language English
Notes Includes index.
Description xi, 242 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Notes Bibliography: pages [235]-239.
ISBN 0198539355 :
0198539347 (pbk.) :
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