# Adding a Dimension

Infobox Book

name = Adding a Dimension

author =Isaac Asimov

country = flag|USA

language = English

series =Fantasy & Science Fiction essays

genre =science essay

publisher = Doubleday

release_date = 1964

media_type = print (Hardback andPaperback )

pages =

isbn = 0-234-77874-1

preceded_by =View from a Height

followed_by =Of Time, Space, & Other Things **"Adding a Dimension**" is a collection of seventeen scientificessay s byIsaac Asimov . It was the third of a series of books collecting essays from "The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction ". It was first published byDoubleday & Company in 1964.**Contents***Part I: Mathematics

**T-Formation (August 1963)

**One, Ten, Buckle My Shoe (December 1962)

**Varieties of the Infinite (September 1959)

**A Piece of Pi (May 1960)

**Tools of the Trade (September 1960)

**The Imaginary that Isn't (March 1961)

**Pre-Fixing It Up (November 1962)

*Part II: Physics

**The Rigid Vacuum (April 1963)

**The Light that Failed (June 1963)

**The Light Fantastic (August 1962)

*Part III: Chemistry

**Slow Burn (October 1962)

**You, Too, Can Speak Gaelic (March 1963)

*Part IV: Biology

**The Lost Generation (February 1963)

**He's Not My Type (January 1963)

*Part V: Astronomy

**The Shape of Things (September 1962)

**Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star (October 1963)

*Part VI: General

**The Isaac Winners (July 1963)**References**"Adding a Dimension" at [

*http://thethunderchild.com/Sourcebooks/Asimov/AisForAsimov/AddingADimension.html The Thunder Child*] .

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