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Flatland a romance of many dimensions by Edwin Abbott Abbott

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Published by Dover Publications in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Fourth dimension

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Edition Notes

Statementwith illus. by the author, A Square (Edwin A. Abbott)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQA699 .A13 1953
The Physical Object
Pagination103 p.
Number of Pages103
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6150233M
LC Control Number54001523

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Flatland is a world that exists on the two-dimensional plane, where its inhabitants—literal geometrical shapes—live in a highly-structured society organized into classes based on the number of sides of a figure. The narrator and protagonist of Flatland, A Square, writes from prison, intricately. Jan 01,  · Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions is a great little book by Edwin Abbott. Flatland is a mathematical adventure on geometry. It takes place on a two-dimensional world with a strict hierarchical society based on the shape of its individuals and it describes the consequences of the adventure of one of those individuals (a square) through the /5. Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions is an satirical novella by Edwin A. Abbott. The story is about a two-dimensional world referred to as Flatland which is occupied by geometric figures. Women are simple line-segments, while men are polygons with various numbers of sides. The preface to the book. Part 1, This World, Section 1: Of the Nature of Flatland The author explains to the reader the nature of Flatland. Part 1, Section 2: Of the Climate and Houses in Flatland The author uses shapes as a metaphor for males and females. Part .

Dec 28,  · Flatland (FULL Audio Book): A Romance of Many Dimensions by Edwin Abbott Abbott Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions is an science . Directed by Dano Johnson, Jeffrey Travis. With Martin Sheen, Kristen Bell, Michael York, Joe Estevez. Based on Edwin Abott's book "Flatland", this is an animated film about geometric characters living in a two-dimensional world. When a young girl named "Hex" decides to "think outside the box" (in a world where such thought is forbidden), her life becomes in danger and it is up to her /10(). Dec 13,  · Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions, though written in , is still considered useful in thinking about multiple dimensions. It is also seen as a satirical depiction of Victorian society and its hierarchies. A square, who is a resident of the two-dimensional Flatland, dreams of the one-dimensional Lineland. LitCharts assigns a color and icon to each theme in Flatland, which you can use to track the themes throughout the work. Lee, Michaela. "Flatland Chapter 1." LitCharts. LitCharts LLC, 24 Jul Web. 20 Feb Lee, Michaela. "Flatland Chapter 1." LitCharts. LitCharts LLC, 24 Jul Web.