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Geometry II

  • Marcel┬áBerger

Part of the Universitext book series (UTX)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Pages 86-115
  3. Pages 116-145
  4. Pages 146-169
  5. Pages 170-217
  6. Pages 218-254
  7. Pages 349-362
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 363-406

About this book

Introduction

This is the second part of the 2-volume textbook Geometry which provides a very readable and lively presentation of large parts of geometry in the classical sense.
An attractive characteristic of the book is that it appeals systematically to the reader's intuition and vision, and illustrates the mathematical text with many figures. For each topic the author presents a theorem that is esthetically pleasing and easily stated - although the proof of the same theorem may be quite hard and concealed. Many open problems and references to modern literature are given. Yet another strong trait of the book is that it provides a comprehensive and unified reference source for the field of geometry in the full breadth of its subfields and ramifications.

Keywords

Mathematica Volume boundary element method character field form geometry hyperbolic geometry polytope presentation proof quadratic form sets theorem

Editors and affiliations

  • Marcel┬áBerger
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut des Hautes Etudes ScientifiquesBures-sur-YvetteFrance

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-93816-3
  • Copyright Information Springer Berlin Heidelberg 1987
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-17015-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-93816-3
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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