Sources For Information About FractalsDate: 16 Feb 1995 07:27:53 -0500 From: Maxine Fuentes Subject: fractals I am a 9th grader and would like to learn about fractals. Where should I look? Thank you for being there to answer our questions. Tina Comissiong Date: 20 Feb 1995 23:11:17 -0500 From: Dr. Ken Subject: Re: fractals Hello there! I went digging through our library's on-line catalog, and I found a bunch of books about fractals. Here are some that I thought might offer a good introduction. I've never actually taken a look at any of these books, so I can't be sure that any of them are any good, but it may be a start! Good luck. AUTHOR McGuire, Michael (Michael D.) TITLE An eye for fractals : a graphic & photographic essay / by Michael McGuire. PUBLISHER Redwood City, Calif. : Addison-Wesley, c1991. DESCRIPT 165 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm. SUBJECT Fractals. NOTE Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-164) ISBN 0201554402. AUTHOR Tricot, Claude. TITLE Curves and fractal dimension / Claude Tricot ; with a foreword by Michel Mendes France. PUBLISHER New York : Springer-Verlag, c1995. DESCRIPT xiv, 323 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. SUBJECT Curves, Plane. Fractals. NOTE Includes bibliographical references (p. [315]-318) and index. "First French edition, Courbes et Dimension Fractale, Springer- Verlag, Paris, 1993." -- t.p. verso. ISBN 0387940952 (New York) 3540940952 (Berlin) ALT. ENTRY Tricot, Claude. Courbes et dimension fractale. English. 1995. AUTHOR Moon, F. C., 1939- TITLE Chaotic and fractal dynamics : an introduction for applied scientists and engineers / Francis C. Moon. PUBLISHER New York : Wiley, c1992. DESCRIPT xx, 508 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm. SUBJECT Chaotic behavior in systems. Dynamics. Fractals. NOTE "A Wiley-Interscience publication." Includes bibliographical references (p. 471-496) and indexes. ISBN 0471545716. AUTHOR Barnsley, M. F. (Michael Fielding), 1946- TITLE Fractals everywhere / Michael Barnsley. PUBLISHER Boston : Academic Press, c1988. DESCRIPT xii, 394 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm. SUBJECT Fractals. NOTE Includes index. Bibliography: p. 381-384. ISBN 0120790629. AUTHOR Davis, Donald M., 1945- TITLE The nature and power of mathematics / Donald M. Davis. PUBLISHER Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c1993. DESCRIPT xi, 389 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. SUBJECT Geometry, Non-Euclidean. Number theory. Fractals. Cryptography. NOTE Includes bibliographical references (p. [379]-382) and index. ISBN 0691025622 (pbk. : alk. paper) : 0691087830 (alk. paper) AUTHOR Kaye, Brian H. (Brian Howard), 1932- TITLE A random walk through fractal dimensions / Brian H. Kaye. EDITION 1st ed. PUBLISHER Weinheim, Germany : VCH Verlagsgesellschaft ; New York, NY, USA : VCH Publishers, 1989. DESCRIPT xxv, 421 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm. SUBJECT Fractals. NOTE Includes indexes. Includes bibliographical references. ISBN 0895738880 (U.S.) -Ken "Dr." Math |
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