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A simple non-Euclidean geometry and its physical basis. An elementary account of Galilean geometry and the Galilean principle of relativity. Translated from the Russian by Abe Shenitzer. With the editorial assistance of Basil Gordon. (English) Zbl 0393.51013
Heidelberg Science Library. New York: Springer-Verlag New York Inc. xviii, 307 pp., 227 figs. DM 42.00; $ 23.10 (1979).

MSC:
51M99 Real and complex geometry
51-01 Introductory exposition (textbooks, tutorial papers, etc.) pertaining to geometry
51B20 Minkowski geometries in nonlinear incidence geometry
83A05 Special relativity