The Man Who Counted
A Collection of Mathematical Adventures
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ISBN10: 0393309347 ISBN13: 9780393309348 Contributors: Baquero, Patricia Reid (Illustrator) Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc Published: Feb 1 1993 Weight: 0.70lbs. Height: 7.00" Width: 7.00" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
A collection of famous mathematical puzzles, taken from a popular newspaper column, features the "writings" of the fictional author, Malba Tahan, who describes different mathematical puzzles and solutions applied to real situations. Simultaneous.