**Famous Problems of Elementary Geometry**

by Felix Klein

**Publisher**: Ginn and Co. 1897**ISBN/ASIN**: B0042YXGR4**Number of pages**: 108

**Description**:

Professor Pelix Klein presented in this book a discussion of the three famous geometric problems of antiquity -- the duplication of the cube, the trisection of an angle, and the quadrature of the circle, as viewed in the light of modern research.

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