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The mathematics of games

Author: John D Beasley
Publisher: Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, 2006.
Series: Dover books on mathematics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Dover edView all editions and formats
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This entertaining and wide-range guide demonstrates how simple mathematical analysis can throw unexpected light on games of every type - games of chance, games of skill, games of chance and skill, and automatic games.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John D Beasley
ISBN: 0486449769 9780486449760
OCLC Number: 61748524
Notes: Originally published: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1989. With new preface to the Dover edition.
Description: vi, 169 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Dover books on mathematics.
Responsibility: John D. Beasley.
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This entertaining and wide-range guide demonstrates how simple mathematical analysis can throw unexpected light on games of every type - games of chance, games of skill, games of chance and skill, and automatic games.

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