Mathematics, Magic and Mystery - Martin Gardner

Mathematics, Magic and Mystery

By Martin Gardner

  • Release Date: 2009-07-26
  • Genre: General Nonfiction


Famed puzzle expert explains math behind a multitude of mystifying tricks: card tricks, stage "mind reading," coin and match tricks, counting out games, geometric dissections, etc. Probability, sets, theory of numbers clearly explained. Also, more than 400 tricks, guaranteed to work, that you can do. 135 illustrations.