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The Planiverse : Computer Contact with a Two-Dimensional World

Author: Alexander Keewatin Dewdney
Publisher: New York, NY : Springer New York, 2000.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Planiverse is a classic book about life in a two-dimensional universe. A.K. Dewdney is a well-known author, and this is a well-known book, which is now brought back into print in a revised and updated edition. The book is written within the great tradition of Abbott's Flatland, and Hinton's famous Sphereland. Accessible, imaginative, clever, the book will appeal to a wide array of readers, from serious  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Keewatin Dewdney
ISBN: 9781461301998 1461301998
OCLC Number: 852789153
Description: 1 online resource (xxxi, 247 pages 124 illustrations)
Contents: Intro: 2DWorld --
Arde --
A House by the Sea --
On Fiddib Har --
Walking to Is Felblt --
City Below Ground --
The Trek --
The Punizlan Institute --
Traveling on the Wind --
High on Dahl Radam --
Drabk the Sharak of Okbra --
Higher Dimensions --
Appendix --
Acknowledgements.
Responsibility: by Alexander Keewatin Dewdney.

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A classic book about life in a two-dimensional universe, written by a well-known author. Now brought back into print in this revised and updated edition, the book is written within the great  Read more...

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