This collection of puzzles, games and activities is designed to stimulate and challenge people of all ages who enjoy puzzles with a mathematical flavour.
Many of the puzzles have a long history, while others are original.
The subjects vary from matchsticks to magic squares, train shunting to river crossing, and chess to calculators.
The second part of the book contains a commentary giving hints and solutions.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 138 pages, illustrations
- Publisher: Cambridge University Press
- Publication Date: 27/09/1984
- Category: Mathematics & numeracy
- ISBN: 9780521269803