A collection of the author's recreational mathematics columns from "Pour la Science".
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Penguin Books, 1991. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Twelve essays take a playful approach to the subject, exploring how to play poker over the telephone without the possibility of cheating, how to distinguish plausible fallacies from unbelievable facts, and how to cope mathematically with contorted worms, drunken tennis players, and snakes that eat their own tails. Book jacket. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0140132376
Book Description Penguin Books. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140132376
Book Description Penguin Books. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110140132376