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voxeter The book is rich in remarkable facts and thereby is very effective in promoting the significance and the value of geometry in mathematical teaching, a promotion which is very necessary in view of today’s predominance of set theory, analysis and algebra on the school and university level, and which deserves the skillful hand of distinguished scholars.

A snapshot of the backcover of Geometry Revisited: Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. You will probably won’t cover these material at school, but if you are interested on math contests, or more serious geometry study, this is also a good text to follow to learn, or if you, like me, learned most of this material over a decade ago, but need a good text as a reference, this text is a great to do so.

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If you like books and love to build cool products, we may be looking for geometr. Mehdi rated it it was amazing Jan 22, Among the many beautiful and nontrivial theorems in geometry found in Geometry Revisited are the theorems of Ceva, Menelaus, Pappus, Desargues, Pascal, and Brianchon.

Lists with This Book. Among the many beautiful and nontrivial theorems in geometry found in Geometry Revisited are the theorems of Ceva, Menelaus, Pappus, Desargues, Pascal, and Brianchon. The transformational point of view is emphasized: Many historical remarks are woven into the text. User Review – Flag as inappropriate An awesome book for beginners to learn geometry. For a typical America high school students I would recommend you read Kiselev’s Geometry book first available at [ An advantage in this recruiting endeavor is the high degree of visualizability of geometry, the easy comprehensibility of its problems and interesting theorems, and the challenge emanating from these problems to occupy oneself with their solutions.

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GEOMETRY REVISITED H. S. M. Coxeter S. L. Greitzer

By coxeteer “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Ships from and sold by Amazon. This is the first book that helped me to grow interest in this branch of mathematics. This is a special book for me: Also for a more structured treatment of similar topics, I recommend “college geometry” by Nathan Altshiller-Court.

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