## Recommended BooksHop David (yes, that's a One book which David Annal, the original webmaster of Tessellations.org, recommended above all others was written by a quilt designer, not a mathematician. She began at the beginning and investigated it all from scratch. As such, it is easy to understand and full of diagrams and lavish illustrations - 'Designing Tessellations' by Jinny Beyer (ISBN 0-8092-2866-1)
'Visions of Symmetry' by Doris Schattschneider, professor of mathematics at Moravian College, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA. (ISBN 0-7167-2126-0) A highly recommended, very accessible full-color "do it yourself" tessellation book written entirely in French - 'Parcelles d'Infini: Promenade au jardin d'Escher' by Alain Nicolas. Read our review of 'Parcelles d'Infini' or visit the website of this French language tessellation book. (ISBN-10: 2842450752 ISBN-13: 978-2842450755) |
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