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MacHale, Des

Overview
Works: 131 works in 215 publications in 1 language and 4,170 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Humor  Miscellanea  Quotations 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: GV1493, 793.73
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Des MacHale
Challenging lateral thinking puzzles by Paul Sloane ( Book )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book contains more than 80 brain teasers to test your powers of logic and your sense of humor
Perplexing lateral thinking puzzles by Paul Sloane ( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George Boole : his life and work by Des MacHale ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leven en werk van de Engelse wiskundige George Boole (1815-1864)
Great lateral thinking puzzles by Paul Sloane ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uncover ways to use your brain that you've never dreamed possible. Try to find logical explanation for the bizarre circumstances in life
Improve your lateral thinking : puzzles to challenge your mind by Paul Sloane ( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In order to solve the puzzles in this mind stretching collection, you need to break away from conventional dead end assumptins and approach things from a new angle
Logical thinking puzzles by Paul Sloane ( Book )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More than ninety brain teasers test powers of logic - and sense of humor - with word and number puzzles illustrated by cartoons
Wit by Des MacHale ( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
So begins Wit, a collection of hilarious quotes from the famous and infamous by author Des MacHale. MacHale has been collecting quotes over the past 20 years from books, magazines, newspapers, radio, television, film, and any other source imaginable. His criteria for "quotable" quotes is stringent: They must be fresh, concise, and above all, funny! Categorized into 20 chapters such as Food; Politics; Religion; Social Behavior and Manners; Love, Sex, Marriage, Men, and Women; and Lawyers and other Professions, Wit is guaranteed to double up any reader with laughter. The list of hundreds of celebrities' uproarious, provocative, and sometimes downright dim-witted words includes such quips as: "For some reason, a glaze passes over people's faces when you say Canada." -Sondra Gottliebo. "If it sells, it's art." -Frank Lloydo "I owe a lot to my parents-especially my mother and father." -Gary Player. Wit is refreshingly honest and funny and is sure to become a best-seller!
Intriguing lateral thinking puzzles by Paul Sloane ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book contains 110 of strange happenings crying out for explanations
The complete guide to the Quiet man by Des MacHale ( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ingenious lateral thinking puzzles by Paul Sloane ( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Use your brain and get to the bottom of these ingenious and confounding puzzles
Lateral thinking puzzlers by Paul Sloane ( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Puzzles - Clues - Answers_
Tricky lateral thinking puzzles by Paul Sloane ( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brain-busting lateral thinking puzzles by Paul Sloane ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of puzzles that require creative and alternative problem-solving skills, rated from easy to very difficult, and includes clues and answers
Classic lateral thinking puzzles by Edward J Harshman ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Colorful lateral thinking puzzles by Paul Sloane ( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of puzzles that will challenge the best puzzle solver
Cunning lateral thinking puzzles by Paul Sloane ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Irish wit by Des MacHale ( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Best-selling and highly popular series with hilarious subject matter
Comic sections : the book of mathematical jokes, humour, wit, and wisdom by Des MacHale ( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ultimate wit ( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The book of Kerryman jokes by Des MacHale ( Book )
5 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
MacHale, Desmond.
MacHale, Desmond 1946-
McHale, Des
Languages
English (53)
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