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Homage to a pied puzzler

Author: Ed Pegg; Alan H Schoen; Tom Rodgers
Publisher: Wellesley, Massachusetts : A K Peters, Ltd., 2011. ©2011
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A collection of articles by those who have been inspired by Martin Gardner to enter mathematics, to enter magic, to bring magic into their mathematics, or to bring mathematics into their magic. It  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Homage to a pied puzzler.
Wellesley, Massachusetts : A K Peters, Ltd., ©2011
xxviii, 285 pages
Named Person: Martin Gardner; Martin Gardner
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ed Pegg; Alan H Schoen; Tom Rodgers
ISBN: 9781439865002 1439865000
OCLC Number: 908064386
Description: 1 online resource (320 pages) : illustrations, photographs
Contents: History and HoaxesSam Loyd's Most Successful Hoax Jerry SlocumNumbers and Shapes The Seven-Colored Torus sarah-marie belcastro and Carolyn YackelA Property of Complete Symbols Peter Hilton, Jean Pedersen, and Byron WaldenSeven-Fold Symmetry in Mathematica(l) Graphics and Physical Models Sandor KabaiSeven Knots and Knots in the Seven-Color Map Louis H. KauffmanSeven from the Sea Michael S. Longuet-HigginsSeven Staggering Sequences N. J. A. SloaneSeven Water Lilies Peter Gabor Szabo and Zsofia RuttkayPuzzles and Games Developing the Transmission Puzzle M. Oskar van DeventerTriple-7 Hamiltonian Chess David S. Dillon, Jeremiah Farrell, and Tom RodgersRetrolife Yossi ElranThe Logologicomathemagical 7 x7 Puzzle Jeremiah Farrell and Robert FriedhofferSeven Roads to Roam: A Magical Journey Jeremiah Farrell and Judith H. MorrelFractal Tilings Based on Dissections Robert W. FathauerCreating the NAVIGATI Puzzle Adrian FisherCrazy Elephant Dance Markus GotzThe Two Ovals-to-Table Story Serhiy GrabarchukFolding Regular Heptagons Thomas C. HullCombinatorial Philosophy Kate JonesVariations of the 14-15 Puzzle Rodolfo KurchanPentomino Battleships Mogens Esrom LarsenHorses in the Stream and Other Short Stories Earnest HammingwayA Potpourri of Polygonal and Polyhedral Puzzles Alan H. SchoenThe Hexa-Dodeca-Flexagon Ann Schwartz and Jeff RutzkyGolomb, Gardner, Benjamin and Jones: Midwives to a Puzzle Norton StarrWalk, Slide, and Jump James W. StephensPolyomino Number Theory Developments Robert Wainwright
Responsibility: edited by Ed Pegg Jr., Alan H. Schoen, Tom Rodgers.


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