Metamagical Themas: Questing for the Essence of Mind and Pattern
Hofstadter's bestselling collection of brilliant and quirky essays has been reissued to coincide with the paperback release of Fluid Concepts and Creative Analogies. "Reading Metamagical Themas is perhaps the closest thing imaginable to taking a voyage through a mind".--San Francisco Chronicle. 124 line drawings.
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Review: Metamagical Themas: Questing For The Essence Of Mind And PatternUser Review - Michelle - Goodreads
Totally incredible. If you want to get closer to/further away from understanding the world and yourself while being entertained and amazed, read this book. Or just parts of it. It's a series of columns on different topics, no need to be intimidated by the 800 pages. Read full review
Review: Metamagical Themas: Questing For The Essence Of Mind And PatternUser Review - Will - Goodreads
This book will definitely exercise your little gray cells. I've been working on it since last August, about 30 minutes a day while I eat my lunch at work. Read full review