By Hans Freudenthal
Comprised of 26 chapters, this booklet introduces the reader to the speculation of parallels with purposes to closed geodesies; teams of homeomorphisms; complemented modular lattices; and topological descriptive planes. next chapters concentrate on collineation teams; unparalleled algebras and unprecedented teams; the relationship among algebra and structures with ruler and compasses; and using differential geometry and analytic staff idea tools in foundations of geometry. Von Staudt projectivities of Moufang planes also are thought of, and an axiomatic therapy of polar geometry is presented.
This monograph should be of curiosity to scholars of mathematics.
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Algebraical and Topological Foundations of Geometry: Proceedings of a Colloquium Held in Utrecht, August 1959 by Hans Freudenthal