BOOKS Crocheting Adventures With Hyperbolic Planes Author Daina Taimina Bandcamptomp3.co.uk Winner Of The Euler Book Prize Awarded By The Mathematical Association Of AmericaWith Than 200 Full Color Photographs, This Non Traditional, Tactile Introduction To Non Euclidean Geometries Also Covers Early Development Of Geometry And Connections Between Geometry, Art, Nature, And Sciences For The Crafter Or Would Be Crafter, There Are Detailed Instructions For How To Crochet Various Geometric Models And How To Use Them In Explorations.From The Foreword By William Thurston These Models Have A Fascination Far Beyond Their Visual Appearance As Illustrated In The Book, There Is Actually Negative Curvature And Hyperbolic Geometry All Around Us, But People Generally See It Without Seeing It You Will Develop An Entirely New Understanding By Actually Following The Simple Instructions And Crocheting The Models Are Deceptively Interesting Perhaps You Will Come Up With Your Own Variations And Ideas In Any Case, I Hope This Book Gives You Pause For Thought And Changes Your Way Of Thinking About Mathematics.
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- 210 pages
- Crocheting Adventures with Hyperbolic Planes
- Daina Taimina
- 20 November 2018 Daina Taimina