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Author Gurkewitz, Rona.

Title 3-D geometric origami : modular polyhedra / Rona Gurkewitz and Bennett Arnstein.

Publication Info. New York : Dover Publications, 1995.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Polo CUSD 222 - Aplington MS Stacks - PO3Y-14  O 736 Gur    AVAILABLE
Description iv, 73 pages : illustrations ; 31 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 71) and index.
Contents Background material: What is a polyhedron -- Illustrations and facts about polyhedra -- Polyhedra: connections with different fields -- Making models: Using the diagrams and directions -- Definition of symbols -- The assembly process -- Creating your own models -- Preliminary constructions: Equilateral triangles -- Pentagons -- Hexagons -- Diagrams of models: Simple constructions to try first -- Flat unit system -- One-piece module system -- Simple dodecahedron systems -- Cuboctahedron systems -- Equilateral triangle module system s-- Stellation module systems -- Great dodecahedron systems -- Flat patterns from equilateral triangle tessellations.
Summary Step-by-step diagrams and instructions explain how to create more than sixty different polyhedra from origami units.
Subject Origami.
Origami. (OCoLC)fst01048174
Indexed Term Origami
Genre/Form Paperback.
Added Author Arnstein, Bennett.
ISBN 0486288633 (paperback)
9780486288635 (paperback)

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