Mathematical Carnival - Martin Gardner (1988)
ISBN 0883854481
Subject Mathematical recreations
Publisher Mathematical Association of America
Publication Date 1988
Format Hardcover, 320pp (220 mm)
Language e
Personal Details
Collection Status In Collection
Index 490
Read It Yes
Links Barnes & Noble
Product Details
LoC Classification QA95.G286 1989
Dewey 793.7/4
"From penny puzzles, card shuffles, and tricks of lightning calculators to roller coaster rides into the fourth dimension: a round-up of tantalizers from Scientific American, with a foreword by John Horton Conway and elegant mathematical commentaries, afterthoughts, a new postscript, and a new bibliography by Mr. Gardner, backtalk from readers, and 115 pictures and diagrams."