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Author:G.E. Martin; SUNY at Albany, Albany, NY
Description: A book that offers a comprehensive introduction to geometric constructions in the classical sense, combining purely mathematical, historical, and philosophical arguments and viewpoints. Contents include: Euclidean Constructions; The Ruler and Compass; The Compass and the Mohr-Mascheroni Theorem; The Ruler; The Ruler and Dividers; The Poncelet-Steiner Theorem and Double Rulers; The Ruler and Rusty Compass; Stick; The Marked Ruler; Paperfolding.

Levels: College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Textbooks
Math Topics: Constructions

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