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Friezes and Mosaics

  • Christiane Rousseau
  • Yvan Saint-Aubin
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Part of the Springer Undergraduate Texts in Mathematics and Technology book series (SUMAT)

Keywords

Symmetry Group Linear Transformation Matrix Representation Euclidean Geometry Integer Multiple 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Département de mathématiques et de statistiqueUniversité de MontréalCanada

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