Publisher description for Spherical models / Magnus J. Wenninger.


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Well-illustrated, practical approach to creating star-faced spherical forms that can serve as basic structures for geodesic domes. Complete instructions for making models from circular bands of paper with just a ruler and compass. Discusses tessellation, or tiling, and how to make spherical models of the semiregular solids and concludes with a discussion of the relationship of polyhedra to geodesic domes and directions for building models of domes. "...very pleasant reading."—Science. 1979 ed.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Sphere Models, Geodesic domes Models