The Father of Geometry: Euclid and His 3-D World

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Enslow Publishers, Inc., Sep 1, 2010 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 112 pages
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"A biography of ancient Greek mathematician Euclid, known as the father of geometry and author of the mathematics textbook Elements"--Provided by publisher.
 

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Contents

The Life of Euclid
8
Geometry Before Euclid
21
Plane Geometry
27
The Theory of Numbers
41
Solid Geometry
49
Chronology
89
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Paul Hightower wears many hats. Educated as a research scientist and with a former career as an IT consultant, he now works as a freelance writer and editor for science, technology and educational topics. Hightower also has a keen interest in modern craft beer and the Texas brewing industry, with previous publications on Texas craft beer and breweries and writing as the Dallas Craft Beer Examiner since 2009. He is a BJCP certified beer judge as well as a reasonable homebrewer.

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