Flatland: A Romance Of Many Dimensions
There being no sun nor other heavenly bodies, it is impossible for us to determine the North in the usual way; but we have a method of our own. By a Law of Nature with us, there is a constant attraction to the South; and, although in temperate climates this is very slight -- so that even a Woman in reasonable health can journey several furlongs northward without much difficulty.
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Now this was a weird read. If someone would have told me about a good mathematical novella, I probably wouldn't have taken them seriously, but this is actually good. It hasn't got a suspenseful ... Read full review
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For why should you praise, for example, the integrity of a Square who faithfully defends the interests of his client, when you ought in reality rather to admire the exact precision of his right angles ... Read full review