Martin Gardner - Mathematics - 1975 - 274 pages
Games ranging from the simple to the practically impossible illustrate basic mathematical concepts of their origins and instructions for their procedure
Martin Gardner - Games - 2014 - 208 pages
Why do card tricks work? How can magicians do astonishing feats of mathematics mentally? Why do stage "mind-reading" tricks work? As a rule, we simply accept these tricks and ...
Martin Gardner - Games - 1986 - 112 pages
Playing with mathematical riddles can be an intriguing and fun-filled pastime — as popular science writer Martin Gardner proves in this entertaining collection. Puzzlists need ...
Martin Gardner - Science - 1997 - 96 pages
Brief introductions to space flight and the various bodies in the solar system are followed by sections of related puzzle questions. Answers are given at the back of the book.