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Games of No Chance 3
Edited by Michael H. Albert, Richard J. Nowakowski

This fascinating look at combinatorial games, that is, games not involving chance or hidden information, offers updates on standard games.

Published August 2009 | Paperback | ISBN-13:9780521678544 | In stock

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How to Think Like a Mathematician
A Companion to Undergraduate Mathematics
Kevin Houston

This arsenal of tips and techniques eases new students into undergraduate mathematics, unlocking the world of definitions, theorems, and proofs.

Published February 2009 | Paperback | ISBN-13:9780521719780 | In stock

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Hexaflexagons, Probability Paradoxes, and the Tower of Hanoi
Martin Gardner's First Book of Mathematical Puzzles and Games
Martin Gardner

The first of fifteen updated editions of the collected Mathematical Games of Martin Gardner, king of recreational mathematics.

Published November 2008 | Paperback | ISBN-13:9780521735254 | Available, despatch within 1-2 weeks

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Origami, Eleusis, and the Soma Cube
Martin Gardner's Mathematical Diversions
Martin Gardner

The second of fifteen updated editions of the collected Mathematical Games of Martin Gardner, king of recreational mathematics.

Published November 2008 | Paperback | ISBN-13:9780521735247 | Available, despatch within 1-2 weeks

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Naive Decision Making
Mathematics Applied to the Social World
T. W. Körner

Takes readers on an enjoyable journey through many aspects of mathematical decision making; the only prerequisite is elementary calculus.

Published October 2008 | Paperback | ISBN-13:9780521731638 | In stock

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The Mathematics of Oz
Mental Gymnastics from Beyond the Edge
Clifford A. Pickover

Thought-provoking mysteries, puzzles, and problems ranging from zebra numbers and circular primes to Legion's number.

Published April 2007 | Paperback | ISBN-13:9780521700849 | In stock

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The Math Behind the Music with CD-ROM
Leon Harkleroad

Explores mathematics aspects of music from its acoustical bases to compositional techniques to music criticism.

Published September 2006 | 1 Paperback, 1 CD-Audio | ISBN-13:9780521009355 (ISBN-10:0521009359) | In stock

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