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Spherical models

Author: Magnus J Wenninger
Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Well-illustrated, practical approach to creating star-faced spherical forms that can serve as basic structures for geodesic domes. Complete instructions for making models from circular bands of paper with just a ruler and compass. Discusses tessellation, or tiling, and the relationship of polyhedra to geodesic domes and directions for building models of domes.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Magnus J Wenninger
ISBN: 0521222796 9780521222792 0521294320 9780521294324
OCLC Number: 4193184
Description: xii, 147 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: The regular spherical models --
The semiregular spherical models --
Variations --
Geodesic domes --
Miscellaneous models.
Responsibility: Magnus J. Wenninger.

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Well-illustrated, practical approach to creating star-faced spherical forms that can serve as basic structures for geodesic domes. Complete instructions for making models from circular bands of paper with just a ruler and compass. Discusses tessellation, or tiling, and the relationship of polyhedra to geodesic domes and directions for building models of domes.

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