Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions
by Edwin A. Abbot
|Author(s):Edwin A. Abbot|
|Publisher: Seeley and Co.|
|Published Date: 1884|
|Total Pages: 120|
About the book Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions
Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions is a Mathematics book which was published by Seeley and Co. in 1884. Edwin A. Abbot is the author of this book. and has 120 number of pages.
The book represents a couple of accessible and charming explanations of geometry and physics for the curious non-mathematician. Flatland was published in 1880 and imagines a two-dimensional world inhabited by sentient geometric shapes who think their planar world is all there is. But one Flatlander, a Square, discovers the existence of a third dimension and the limits of his world's assumptions about reality and comes to understand the confusing problem of higher dimensions.