The Greedy Triangle

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Sir Cumference and the First Round Table: A Math Adventure

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Euclid's Elements

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Geometry and the Imagination

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Geometry Revisited

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Regular Polytopes

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The Geometry of Physics: An Introduction

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Sacred Geometry

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Mummy Math: An Adventure in Geometry

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The Fractal Geometry of Nature

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Introduction to Geometry

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Shapes, Shapes, Shapes

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Have You Seen My Monster?

Have You Seen My Monster?In a follow up to Steve Light s highly praised Have You Seen My Dragon , the county fair is filled with shapes and somewhere among them a monster is waiting to be found A little girl gallivants through a county fair, searching for her furry friend Readers will surely spot the friendly monster as w

Friendshape

FriendshapeThe bestselling creators of EXCLAMATION MARK introduce a triangle, circle, square, and rectangle who celebrate the gift of friendship.Friends shape who we are They make us laugh They fill us with fun They stand by us during life s up and downs And even when we disagree with our friends, if they

Beautiful Geometry

Beautiful GeometryIf you ve ever thought that mathematics and art don t mix, this stunning visual history of geometry will change your mind As much a work of art as a book about mathematics, Beautiful Geometry presents than sixty exquisite color plates illustrating a wide range of geometric patterns and theor

CK-12 Basic Geometry Volume 1 Of 2

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