Amusements in mathematics

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Nelson, 1917 - Games - 258 pages
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The spiritual forebear of Martin Gardner and all later puzzlers. Dissection puzzles, chessboard puzzles, old British currency making change puzzles, etc. etc. Read full review

Contents

Preface
1
Geometrical Problems
27
Points and Lines Problems
57
Unicursal and Route Problems
68
Combination and Group Problems
76
Chessboard Problems
84
Measuring Weighing and Packing Puzzles
109
Puzzle Games
117
Mazes and how to thread Them
127
The Paradox Party
137
Solutions
148
Index
253

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