The Dot and the Line

The Dot and the Line : A Romance in Lower Mathematics

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Once upon a time there was a sensible straight line who was hopelessly in love with a beautiful dot. But the dot, though perfect in every way, only had eyes for a wild and unkempt squiggle. All of the line's romantic dreams were in vain, until he discovered...angles! Now, with newfound self-expression, he can be anything he wants to be--a square, a triangle, a parallelogram....And that's just the beginning!First published in 1963 and made into an Academy Award-winning animated short film, here is a supremely witty love story with a twist that reveals profound truths about relationships--both human and mathematical--sure to tickle lovers of all ages.show more

Product details

  • 9-12
  • Hardback | 80 pages
  • 139.7 x 154.94 x 12.7mm | 181.44g
  • North-South Books
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 1587170663
  • 9781587170669
  • 56,305

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