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Mathematical puzzles & diversions by Martin Gardner

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

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  • Mathematical recreations.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesMathematical puzzles and diversions.
Statementby Martin Gardner.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 178 p. :
Number of Pages178
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22347573M
LC Control Number59009501

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