Martin Gardner - Science - 2001 - 352 pages
A master debunker of scientific fraud and psuedo-science takes on numerology, Freud's dream theory, reflexology, and the Heaven's Gate cult, among other assaults on reason 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.
Martin Gardner - Games - 1994 - 82 pages
Noted expert selects 70 "short" puzzles. The Returning Explorer, The Mutilated Chessboard, Scrambled Box Tops, and 67 more. Solutions included.
Martin Gardner - Biography & Autobiography - 1997 - 608 pages
An anthology of fifty-four essays representing nearly sixty years of work encompasses topics ranging from the mysteries of quantum physics to the question of the existence of ...
G. K. Chesterton - Fiction - 2011 - 306 pages
Father Brown, an ordinary priest whose unremarkable exterior conceals extraordinary crime-solving ability, is celebrated for his solutions to metaphysical mysteries, a genre ...
Martin Gardner - Games - 1998 - 144 pages
Excellent guide to dozens of mystifying acts of deception provides aspiring magicians with all the information they need to perform professional-quality tricks. Step-by-step ...
Sam Loyd - Games - 1959 - 167 pages
Choice puzzles by one of America's most ingenious creators of mathematical entertainments, ranging from simple exercises in arithmetic to complex calculus problems
Juvenile Fiction - 1965 - 95 pages
This edition of the story of the little girl who falls down a rabbit hole and discoves a world of nonsensical and amusing characters is illustrated by the author himself.