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The father of geometry : Euclid and his 3-D world

Author: Paul Hightower
Publisher: Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Publishers, ©2011.
Series: Great minds of ancient science and math.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Biographies
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Euclid; Euclid.; Euclid.; Euclid.
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Hightower
ISBN: 9780766034099 0766034097
OCLC Number: 401715027
Description: 112 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: The life of Euclid --
Geometry before Euclid --
Plane geometry --
The theory of numbers --
Solid geometry --
Euclid's parallel postulate --
Euclid and the sciences --
History views Euclid.
Series Title: Great minds of ancient science and math.
Responsibility: Paul Hightower.

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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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