Ancient puzzles: classic brainteasers and other timeless mathematical games of the last 10 centuries

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Bantam Books, Nov 1, 1993 - Games - 280 pages
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Comprising the entire brainteasing spectrum from the silly and quirky to the clever and profound and drawing on classic wisdom from around the world and from as far back as 7,000 B.C., this collection features puzzles via Hebrew mystics, medieval Muslims, Benjamin Franklin, Sun Tsu, and more.

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User Review  - Jenny - Goodreads

I really enjoyed the section dedicated to Egyptian mathematics. It even explains to the reader how the Egyptians approached solving problems by using multiplication and division (it is very different ... Read full review

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