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Euler's Gem: The polyhedron formula and the birth of topology

Princeton University Press

2008

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Princeton University Press

2008

Euler's Gem Facebook page

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Princeton University Press

Amazon

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- RT @lizardbill: @MightyPork @divbyzero One version I saw used a solid chess board and a cloth bag. 15 hours ago
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- My favorite puzzle: Put this paper in this bag so it lays flat. Paper: 13x13cm, bag: 9.2x18.4cm. Scale yours accord… twitter.com/i/web/status/7… 16 hours ago

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