Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions
Kessinger Publishing, 2010 - 64 pages
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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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Charon07 - LibraryThing
An exhortation to use one's imagination. Though the language is charmingly old-fashioned and the allegory of Victorian England somewhat dated, Abbott still inveigled me to imagine the "extra-Cube" of ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - locriian - LibraryThing
this book is HILARIOUS and don't let it fool you, it's not really about math. A+ satire and still extremely relevant today. that's all i'll say. EDIT: The more I think about this book the more I ... Read full review