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Book Reviews by Danny Yee

Over 900 book reviews, covering most subjects and genres.


Projective Geometry (H.S.M. Coxeter)
an elementary approach emphasizing geometric intuition

Projective Geometry: An Introduction (Rey Casse)
a formal, coordinate-based approach

Jenny Linsky and the Cat Club (Esther Averill)
stories about a little black cat who lives in New York

The Vital Question (Nick Lane)
Why is life the way it is?

The Human Jungle (Cho Chongnae)
Koreans expats doing business in China

Elliptic Tales (Avner Ash, Robert Gross)
Curves, Counting, and Number Theory

Music, Language, and the Brain (Aniruddh D. Patel)
links in rhythm, melody, syntax, meaning, evolution

The Empress of Weehawken (Irene Dische)
an acerbically funny German-American life

Approaches to Teaching The Story of the Stone (Dream of the Red Chamber) (Andrew Schonebaum, Tina Lu)
historical + cultural contexts, intertextuality, afterlives, pedagogy

Travel Fast or Smart? (David Metz)
A Manifesto for an Intelligent Transport Policy