2 edition of **Philosophical geometry.** found in the catalog.

Philosophical geometry.

Andre Vandenbroeck

- 154 Want to read
- 12 Currently reading

Published
**1972**
by Sadhana Press] in [South Otselic, N.Y
.

Written in English

- Geometry -- Foundations

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LC Classifications | QA681 V33 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | 166p. |

Number of Pages | 166 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL18581189M |

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Introduction to Geometry Points, Lines, and Planes Measuring Segments Measuring Angles Angle Pairs and Relationships Midpoint and Distance Formulas Perimeter and Area in the Coordinate Plane incomplete Linear Measure Two.

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