**Modern Geometry**

by Robert Sharpley

**Publisher**: University of South Carolina 2008**Number of pages**: 230

**Description**:

This course is a study of modern geometry as a logical system based upon postulates and undefined terms. Projective geometry, theorems of Desargues and Pappus, conics, transformation theory, affine geometry, Euclidean geometry, non-Euclidean geometries, and topology.

Download or read it online for free here:

**Download link**

(1.2MB, PDF)

## Similar books

**An Elementary Course in Synthetic Projective Geometry**

by

**Derrick Norman Lehmer**-

**Project Gutenberg**

The book gives, in a simple way, the essentials of synthetic projective geometry. Enough examples have been provided to give the student a clear grasp of the theory. The student should have a thorough grounding in ordinary elementary geometry.

(

**8607**views)

**Flavors of Geometry**

by

**Silvio Levy**-

**Cambridge University Press**

This book collects accessible lectures on four geometrically flavored fields of mathematics that have experienced great development in recent years: hyperbolic geometry, dynamics in several complex variables, convex geometry, and volume estimation.

(

**11061**views)

**The Geometry of the Sphere**

by

**John C. Polking**-

**Rice University**

We are interested here in the geometry of an ordinary sphere. In plane geometry we study points, lines, triangles, polygons, etc. On the sphere there are no straight lines. Therefore it is natural to use great circles as replacements for lines.

(

**7254**views)

**The Axiomatic Method**

by

**L. Henkin, P. Suppes, A. Tarski**-

**North Holland Publishing Company**

The volume naturally divides into three parts. Part I consists of 14 papers on the foundations of geometry, Part II of 14 papers on the foundations of physics, and Part III of five papers on general problems and applications of the axiomatic method.

(

**5055**views)