Crocheting Adventures with Hyperbolic Planes. is published by AK Peters February The first paper model was made in by Italian mathematician . Crocheting Adventures with Hyperbolic Planes has 53 ratings and 13 reviews. notgettingenough said: I personally am not able to review this book. If you w. patterns > Crocheting Adventures with Hyperbolic Planes. Crocheting Adventures with Hyperbolic Planes. by Daina Taimina. Hardcover. published in March.

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Be the first to ask a question about Crocheting Adventures with Hyperbolic Planes. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Hyperbolic Crochet goes Viral Appendix. Very interesting, but I didn’t quite have the math skills to follow all of it.

Sep 17, Jasmine rated it really liked it. May 03, notgettingenough rated it really liked it Shelves: The title will be removed from your cart because it is not available in this region. The crochet sections themselves would have benefited from a glance from Lindsay Stevens or the Stitchstud, both wonderful technical editors for crochet patterns; it’s so much easier to read about crochet when it’s written conventionally, even if British and American publishing do use different conventions.

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I may have to read parts of the book a few times to understand the concepts, but I’m already crocheting a hyperbolic plane to help me visualize.

Crocheting Adventures with Hyperbolic Planes

Toggle navigation Additional Book Information. Already read this title? Those interested in crocheting or hyperbolic geometry will certainly find something interesting here.

Paul Vittay rated it really liked it Mar 31, For the crafter or would-be crafter, there are detailed instructions for how to crochet various geometric models and how to use them in explorations.

Any math book that makes me reach for a crochet hook and some sketching yarn is a fun book in my crofheting.

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If you can get your hands on the hardback, its binding is far more robust. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of In this respect it has greater outreach potential than any book we have previously considered. Rose Lu rated it really liked it Jan 06, Still, it’s a fun book. Readers with little knowledge of geometry or mathematics in general may find it hard to understand everything, but as Bill Thurston writes in his foreword: I would have welcomed more information about the mathematics behind them.


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It lays out the fundamental knowledge for appreciation of tactile hyperbolic manifolds cautiously and accessibly. I can’t wait to do projects. I would have liked a more beginner-friendly level of detail in the math too. In any case, Hypsrbolic hope this book gives you pause for thought and changes your way of thinking about mathematics. Sarah rated it it was amazing Apr 25, Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Crocheting Adventures with Hyperbolic Planes by Daina Taimina

If you make continuous increases using a different stitch, what would hhperbolic be? Nov 11, MD rated it really liked it Shelves: Leatham, Brigham Young University show more.

What are VitalSource eBooks? There is a lot of mathematics in crochet! Crocheting Adventures with Hyperbolic Planes.

Brittany Wadsworth rated it really liked it May 30, These crochet models have a fascination far beyond their visual appearance a lot of beautiful pictures are in this book!