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 - 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
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Rex_Lui - LibraryThing
Quite disappointed. Clever analog with Math? Sure. Any productive suggestion? No. Cynism is not the answer, curiosity and compassion are. But then, it's written from 135 years ago. Society progresses ... Read full review