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Flatland (Large Print Edition)

A Romance of Many Dimensions

by Edwin Abbott Abbott

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by BiblioBazaar .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • General,
  • Fiction / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11974884M
    ISBN 101434604977
    ISBN 109781434604972

      Flatland is a fiction written by Edwin A Abbott ( to ), in (34 thousand words). The annotation on the side is by me. The novel is divided into 2 parts. In the first part, you'll read a mock-history of humanity. Its class struggle, intrigues, dark politics, and   Flatland Chapter 3 Summary & Analysis | LitCharts. Flatland Even though Flatland is a made-up world of shapes, it also looks like an actual society, with an official state department, such that the reader cannot help but compare Flatland to their own world and the bureaucracies therein. That births are so highly regulated illustrates how

      Flatland by Edwin A. Abbott, , available at Book Depository with free delivery ://   Flatland is a novel by Edwin Abbott Abbott about a two dimensional world. The story tells the tale of a humble square as he guides us through some of the idioms of life in two dimensions. He has a dream about visiting Lineland, a one dimensional world and while there try's to convince the worlds leader that a second dimension ://

    , MA: Roberts Brothers. Front Matter Opening quotes, dedication, and illustrations. Preface to the second and revised edition The preface to the book. Part 1, This World, Section 1: Of the Nature of Flatland The author explains to the reader the nature of Flatland. Part 1, Section 2: Of the Climate and Houses in Flatland The book is narrated to the reader by an inhabitant of Flatland, a Mr A. Square who happens to be a mathematician. The first half of the book describes the Flatland’s houses, its inhabitants and its history. From this we learn that the lowliest members of society, represented by straight lines, are its ://


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Written as a novel, the 'self-told' story of A. Square, an inhabitant of Flatland this book brilliantly explains how we might visualise 4-dimensional space through the example of teaching inhabitants of 2-dimensional space (the inhabitants of flatland know only length The first part of the book talks about the social breakdown of the Flatland and it is a thinly disguised satire on the Victorian society.

People are divided into classes according to their geometry and the worst off a This was one crazy, opium fuelled, brilliant book about geometry and different dimensions and I am going to explain it the best Flatland is set in a two-dimensional world, where women are lines and men are different shapes with various numbers of corners.

We follow the main character, who is as a square and is a noble gentleman. A Square dreams of visiting a one dimensional world called "Lineland", and tries to convince the monarch of a second dimension. Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions is an satirical novella by Edwin A.

Abbott. The story is about a two-dimensional world referred to as Flatland which is occupied by geometric figures. Women are simple line-segments, while men are polygons with various numbers of ://   This book is the companion to the movie - and the ultimate edition of the classic book on w (展开全部) Edwin Abbott's beloved mathematical adventure novel "Flatland" () is being introduced to a whole new generation of readers and viewers through "Flatland: The Movie", a dramatic computer-animated adaptation starring Martin Sheen, Kristen Bell, Michael York, Tony Hale, and Joe ://   图书Flatland 介绍、书评、论坛及推荐.

0 有用 _四_ This book doesn’t convince me of the existence of multidimensional worlds, while the ideas concerning analogy and deduction on what an unknown world might look like based on mathematical models are ex Book Depository Books With Free Delivery Worldwide: Box Office Mojo Find Movie Box Office Data: ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics: CreateSpace Indie Print Publishing Made Easy: DPReview Digital Photography: East Dane Designer Men's Fashion: Fabric Sewing, Quilting & Knitting: Goodreads Book reviews & recommendations: IMDb Movies, TV ?k=flatland&rh=n   —The Washington Post Book World "Flatland has remained of interest for over a century precisely because of its ability to engage its readers on so many different planes in so many different dimensions."—Victorian Studies "This reprint of Abbott's Flatland adventures contains an Introduction by Thomas Banchoff which is worth reading on its ://   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (Illustrated) by Edwin Abbott Abbott - Free Ebook Project   FLATLAND: A Romance of Many Dimensions - E. Abbott 1.

Of the Nature of Flatland I call our world Flatland, not because we call it so, but to make its nature clearer to you, my happy readers, who are privileged to live in Space.

Imagine a vast sheet of paper on which straight Lines, Triangles, Squares, Pentagons, Hexagons, and   Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions is a satirical novella by the English schoolmaster Edwin Abbott Abbott, first published in by Seeley & Co. of London. Written pseudonymously by "A Square", the book used the fictional two-dimensional world of Flatland to comment on the hierarchy of Victorian culture, but the novella's more enduring   And I believe that a book that makes you see new things or consider new perspectives or directly inspires your work, is a book worth reading.

(I must warn you though that there are very few books that I would consider not worth reading). For me, “Flatland” is a great gift wrapped in a dull :// Free download or read online Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions pdf (ePUB) book.

The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Edwin A. Abbott. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of 96 pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this science fiction, science story are A. Square, The King of :// The book should have all the praise it gets. User Review - Flag as inappropriate Flatland has an interesting history, as it was originally intended to be a criticism of the sociopolitical structure of its day; however, it contained such a mind-opening idea that it went on to inspire a century of ://?id=R6E0AAAAMAAJ.

Directed by Dano Johnson, Jeffrey Travis. With Martin Sheen, Kristen Bell, Michael York, Joe Estevez. Based on Edwin Abott's book "Flatland", this is an animated film about geometric characters living in a two-dimensional world. When a young girl named "Hex" decides to "think outside the box" (in a world where such thought is forbidden), her life becomes in danger and it is up to her Flatland, Tourcoing.

likes. Association pour la promotion, la diffusion et l’aide à la professionnalisation des littératures de l’Imaginaire et des plats pays ://   Flatland Summary & Study Guide Description.

Flatland Summary & Study Guide includes comprehensive information and analysis to help you understand the book. This study guide contains the following sections: For if a soldier is a wedge, a women is a needle; being, so to speak, all point, at least at the two extremities.

Add to this the power of making herself practically invisible at will, and you will perceive that a female, in Flatland, is a creature by no means to be trifled with.” ― Edwin A. Abbott, Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions, though written inis still considered useful in thinking about multiple dimensions.

It is also seen as a satirical depiction of Victorian society and its hierarchies. A square, who is a resident of the two-dimensional Flatland, dreams of the one-dimensional :// With Dennis Hopper, Phillip Rhys, Françoise Yip, Bumper Robinson.

In the future ofthree young Americans, Quentin, JT and Amy are visiting Shanghai, when they get shanghaied by mysterious Mr. Smith and taken to Flatland, a place where past and present meet, literally. The only way out for them is to agree to fight Khan for him, an evil ancient warrior who lives through his.

One of the most imaginative, delightful and, yes, touching works of mathematics, this slender book purports to be the memoir of A. Square, a citizen of an entirely two-dimensional world. The Washington Post Book World Flatland has remained of interest for over a century precisely because of its ability to engage its readers on so many different planes in so many different ://  Flatland.

Flatland. By. Edwin A. Abbott. 5 (2 Reviews) Published: Pages: Downloads: 5, Share This. Flatland. By. Edwin A. Abbott. 5 (2 Reviews) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more.

You can also read the full text online using our ://  Return to Cliff Pickover's home page. Surfing Through Hyperspace is my own Oxford University Press book on the fourth dimension (published in ). Flatland A romance of many dimensions. With Illustrations by the Author, A SQUARE (Edwin A.

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