By Roger A. Johnson

For decades, this basic treatise on complex Euclidean geometry has been the traditional textbook during this quarter of classical arithmetic; no different e-book has lined the topic really besides. It explores the geometry of the triangle and the circle, focusing on extensions of Euclidean thought, and reading intimately many particularly contemporary theorems. a number of hundred theorems and corollaries are formulated and proved thoroughly; numerous others stay unproved, for use by way of scholars as exercises.
The writer makes liberal use of round inversion, the speculation of pole and polar, and plenty of different sleek and robust geometrical instruments during the publication. particularly, the tactic of "directed angles" deals not just a strong approach to evidence but additionally furnishes the shortest and such a lot based kind of assertion for a number of universal theorems. This obtainable textual content calls for not more huge training than highschool geometry and trigonometry.

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