The Universe in a Handkerchief: Lewis Carroll's Mathematical Recreations, Games, Puzzles, and Word Plays (Paperback)
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The Universe in a Handkerchief: Lewis Carroll's Mathematical Recreations, Games, Puzzles, and Word Plays (Paperback)

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Paperback 158 Pages / Published: 01/07/2005
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This book contains scores of intriguing puzzles and paradoxes from Lewis Carroll, the author of Alice in Wonderland, whose interests ranged from inventing new games like Arithmetical Croquet to important problems in symbolic logic and propositional calculus. Written by Carroll expert and well-known mathematics author Martin Gardner, this tour through Carroll's inventions is both fun and informative.

Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
ISBN: 9780387256412
Number of pages: 158
Weight: 550 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 x 9 mm
Edition: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 199

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