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Schild"s ladder

by Greg Egan

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by EOS in New York, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 341-342).

StatementGreg Egan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9619.3.E35 S35 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination347 p. :
Number of Pages347
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3955158M
ISBN 100061050938
LC Control Number2001055583

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A schild's ladder (again illustrated with diagrams dropped into the text, Schild's Ladder, pages ) is a means of ensuring that an arrow can be translated accurately through space utilising nothing more than the ability accurately to bisect a line. This is a map that is a metaphor, used by the protagonist's father to reassure him that.

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