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Symmetry: The Ordering Principle (Wooden Books)

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Symmetry underlies almost every aspect of nature and our experience of the world, from the subatomic realms of quantum mechanics to the equations of physics, in art, architecture and our concepts of morality and justice.  In this little book Welsh writer and artist David Wade paints a picture of one of the most elusive and pervasive concepts known to man.

Synopsis:

Symmetry underlies almost every aspect of nature and our experience of the world, from the subatomic realms of quantum mechanics to the equations of physics, in art, architecture and our concepts of morality and justice.  In this little book Welsh writer and artist David Wade paints a picture of one of the most elusive and pervasive concepts known to man.

About the Author

David Wade is a writer and artist, and the author of the previous Wooden Book, Li: Dynamic Form in Nature. He lives in Wales.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780802715388
Author:
Wade, David
Publisher:
Walker & Company
Subject:
General
Subject:
Geometry - General
Subject:
General Mathematics
Subject:
Mathematics-Geometry and Trigonometry
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Wooden Books
Publication Date:
October 2006
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
50 BandW illus throughout
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
6.94 x 5.91 x 0.48 in

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Symmetry underlies almost every aspect of nature and our experience of the world, from the subatomic realms of quantum mechanics to the equations of physics, in art, architecture and our concepts of morality and justice.  In this little book Welsh writer and artist David Wade paints a picture of one of the most elusive and pervasive concepts known to man.
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