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#### K12 Mathematics, Volume 5 (Softcover)

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*Geometry of Surfaces*explores the interplay between geometry and topology in the simplest nontrivial case: the surfaces of constant curvature. As such, it provides a concise introduction to modern geometry for a wide audience." — From the back cover#### Euclidean and Non-Euclidean Geometry: An Analytic Approach (Softcover)

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#### Undergraduate Texts in Mathematics: Numbers and Geometry (Hardback)

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#### Graduate Texts in Mathematics: Algebraic Geometry: A First Course (Hardback)

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#### Polyhedra (Softcover)

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#### Problem-Solving Through Problems (Softcover)

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#### Handbook of Mathematics and Computational Science (Hardback)

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#### The Geometry of Physics: An Introduction, Revised Edition (Softcover)

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#### Methods of Information Geometry (Softcover)

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#### Algebra and Geometry (Softcover)

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#### Classical Mechanics: Theory and Mathematical Modeling (Hardcover)

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"Classical mechanics is a chief example of the scientific method organizing a 'complex' collection of information into theoretically rigorous, unifying principles; in this sense, mechanics represents one of the highest forms of mathematical modeling. This textbook covers standard topics of a mechanics course, namely, the mechanics of rigid bodies, Lagrangian and Hamiltonian formalism, stability and small oscillations, an introduction to celestial mechanics, and Hamilton-Jacobi theory, but at the same time features unique examples—such as the spinning top including friction and gyroscopic compass—seldom appearing in this context. In addition, variational principles like Lagrangian and Hamiltonian dynamics are treated in great detail." — From the back cover

#### A Course in Metric Geometry (Hardback)

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"This book is not a research monograph or a reference book (although research interests of the authors influenced it a lot)—this is a textbook. Its structure is similar to that of a graduate course." — From the Preface (page xi)

#### Three-Dimensional Geometry and Topology, Volume 1 (Hardback)

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#### On Quaternions and Octonions: Their Geometry, Arithmetic, and Symmetry (Hardback)

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#### Introduction to Geometric Probability (Softcover)

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#### Introduction to Geometric Probability (Softcover) [3201]

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#### Geometry and Topology for Mesh Generation (Hardback)

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#### Geometry and Topology for Mesh Generation (Softcover)

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#### 100 Great Problems of Elementary Mathematics: Their History and Solution (Softcover)

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#### Geometry, Topology and Physics, Second Edition (Softcover)

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#### Challenging Problems in Geometry (Softcover)

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"Designed for high school students and teachers with an interest in mathematical problem-solving, this volume offers a wealth of nonroutine problems in geometry that stimulate students to explore unfamiliar or little-known aspects of mathematics." — From the back cover