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Did Adam and Eve Have Navels?: Debunking Pseudoscience

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 ...
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Entertaining Mathematical Puzzles

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 ...
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Puzzling Questions about the Solar System

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.
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My Best Mathematical and Logic Puzzles

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.
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The Night Is Large: Collected Essays, 1938-1995

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 ...
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Calculus Made Easy

Silvanus P. Thompson, Martin Gardner - Mathematics - 1998 - 330 pages
A new version of this classic math primer explains the timeless theories of calculus in a contemporary and comprehensible way, with updated method and terminology, and twenty ...
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The Annotated Innocence of Father Brown

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 ...
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Martin Gardner's Table Magic

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 ...
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Mathematical Puzzles, Volume 1

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
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Alice's Adventures Under Ground

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.
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