Mathematical circus: more games, puzzles, paradoxes, & other mathematical entertainments from Scientific American ; with thoughts from readers, afterthoughts from the author, and 105 drawings & diagrams

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Knopf, 1979 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 272 pages
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A book of all sorts of stimulating ideas and feasts for the eyes, hands and brain.

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User Review  - Razinha - LibraryThing

Wonderful book. Boole and Turing, abacus math, optical illusions, palindromes, compass geometry, rotations, triangles, randomness, lots of numbers and other problems. And I confess to never having thought about hyperspheres before reading this book. One of his better collections. Read full review

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User Review  - adrius42 - LibraryThing

O so enjoyed Martin Gargner, I think of have most of his output! Read full review

Contents

Optical Illusions
3
Matches
16
Spheres and Hyperspheres
30
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