Mathematical Recreations: A Collection in Honor of Martin Gardner

Mathematical Recreations: A Collection in Honor of Martin Gardner

by David A. Klarner
     
 

An entertaining tribute to one of the great popularizers of mathematics, this collection features games and puzzles by a cohort of Gardner devotees. In addition to assorted math games and geometrical puzzles, it includes fascinating pieces on two- and three-dimensional tiling, numbers and coding theory, and much more. 300 illustrations.  See more details below

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An entertaining tribute to one of the great popularizers of mathematics, this collection features games and puzzles by a cohort of Gardner devotees. In addition to assorted math games and geometrical puzzles, it includes fascinating pieces on two- and three-dimensional tiling, numbers and coding theory, and much more. 300 illustrations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486400891
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
07/16/1998
Pages:
382
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.23(h) x 0.76(d)

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