The Lady or the Tiger? and Other Logic Puzzles: Including a Mathematical Novel That Features Godel's Great Discovery by Raymond M. Smullyan, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
The Lady or the Tiger? and Other Logic Puzzles: Including a Mathematical Novel That Features Godel's Great Discovery

The Lady or the Tiger? and Other Logic Puzzles: Including a Mathematical Novel That Features Godel's Great Discovery

by Raymond M. Smullyan
     
 
A challenging, mind-jogging puzzle compendium. These puzzles are peopled with a cast that includes vampires, psychiatrists, and dreamers. For all ages and all levels of difficulty.

Overview

A challenging, mind-jogging puzzle compendium. These puzzles are peopled with a cast that includes vampires, psychiatrists, and dreamers. For all ages and all levels of difficulty.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780812921175
Publisher:
Random House Information Group
Publication date:
10/27/1992
Series:
Other Series
Pages:
226
Product dimensions:
5.54(w) x 8.26(h) x 0.69(d)

Meet the Author

Raymond Smullyan is considered one of America's most inventive creators of logic puzzles. His many writings include a previous volume of recreational logic and math problems, What Is the Name of This Book?; two studies of deductive logic in chess, The Chess Mysteries of Sherlock Holmes and The Chess Mysteries of the Arabian Nights; two collections of philosophical essays and aphorisms; The Tao Is Silent and This Book Needs No Title, and most recently, Satan, Cantor, and Infinity. He is a professor of mathematical logic at Indiana University.

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