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Below is a list of known books containing information about taxicab geometry.

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  • Krause, Eugene F. Taxicab Geometry: An Adventure in Non-Euclidean Geometry
    Quite often the standard introduction to taxicab geometry.
  • Menger, Karl. You Will Like Geometry. Guidebook of the Illinois Institute of Technology Geometry Exhibit, Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, IL, 1952.
    Contains the first usage of the term "taxicab geometry."
  • Boltyanskii, Vladimir Grigor'evich and Izrail' Tsudikovich Gohberg. The Decomposition of Figures into Smaller Parts. University of Chicago Press, 1980.
    Presents a proof of Borsuk's Theorem in the Euclidean and Minkowski plane with a special application to taxicab geometry.
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