By Burkard Polster

How do you express for your scholars, colleagues and neighbors a number of the fantastic thing about the type of arithmetic you're passionate about? while you are a mathematician attracted to finite or topological geometry and combinatorial designs, you may commence via exhibiting them the various (400+) photographs within the "picture book". photographs are what this e-book is all approximately; unique images of everybody's favourite geometries equivalent to configurations, projective planes and areas, circle planes, generalized polygons, mathematical biplanes and different designs which catch a lot of the sweetness, building rules, particularities, substructures and interconnections of those geometries. the extent of the textual content is acceptable for complex undergraduates and graduate scholars. whether you're a mathematician who simply desires a few attention-grabbing interpreting you are going to benefit from the author's very unique and accomplished guided journey of small finite geometries and geometries on surfaces This guided travel contains plenty of sterograms of the spatial types, video games and puzzles and directions on the way to build your personal images and construct many of the spatial versions your self.

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