Books  General Natural History  General Natural History 


Series: Spectrum Series

By: Hans Walser

95 pages, Figs, tabs

Cambridge University Press

Paperback | Mar 2001 | #122573 | ISBN: 0883855321
Availability: Usually dispatched within 6 days Details
NHBS Price: £22.99 $28/€26 approx

About this book

We are all familiar with the everyday notion of two-sided symmetry, as viewed for example in the external form of the human body. This book presents selected examples of symmetry, drawn from a wide variety of topics.


1. Little mirror, little mirror; 2. Inside and outside; 3. Symmetric procedure; 4. Parquet floors, lattices and Pythagoras; 5. The problem of the centre; 6. Symmetry in word script and number.

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Arboreal: A Collection of New Woodland Writing

Pre-publication offer: £16.50 £19.99 (Save £3.49) $20/€19 approx

The Moth Snowstorm

NHBS Special Offer Price: £7.50 £9.99 (Save £2.49) $9/€8 approx (ends 31/12/2016)

Collecting the New Naturalists

NHBS Price: £60.00 $73/€67 approx

Winter: An Anthology for the Changing Seasons

NHBS Price: £12.99 $16/€15 approx

Collins Complete Guide to British Coastal Wildlife

NHBS Price: £17.99 $22/€20 approx