This dynamically illustrated edition of Euclid's Elements includes 13 books on plane geometry, geometric and abstract algebra, number theory, incommensurables, and solid geometry.
Detailed biography and information about the mathematical contributions of Euclid.
Oliver Byrne's edition of Euclid An unusual and attractive edition of Euclid was published in 1847 in England, edited by an otherwise unknown mathematician named Oliver Byrne. It covers the first 6 books of Euclid, which range through most of elementary plane geometry and the theory of proportions. What distinguishes Byrne's edition is that he attempts to present Euclid's proofs in terms of ...
An Introduction to the Works of Euclid with an Emphasis on the Elements (first posted to the web in 1995) jump to... Outline of paper text of paper Suggestions for further study Bibliography bottom of page This is a paper I wrote in college for a History of Science course (although I've taken the liberty of modifying it slightly from time to time since I put it online). I know it's not ...
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Euclid Discussion Deck.
Welcome to the Platonic Solids as Demonstrated in Book Thirteen of Euclid's Elements This site demonstrates the construction of the five Platonic Solids from Book 13 of Euclid's Elements. This project has brought forth much philosophizing on the nature of the internet, geometry, and the world, and how we orient ourselves in it. In order to orient yourself, we recommend taking a look at how to ...