Martin Gardner was responsible for introducing math to the world in a whole new way by turning something intimidating and unapproachable to many into fun and games or—even better—magic. It is said that by doing so, “he brought more mathematics to more millions than anyone else."
Perhaps the most famous book ever written on the fascinating intersection between mathematics and magic. Over 500 tricks are described and illustrated by legendary polymath Martin Gardner. First published in 1956, this wonderful book has inspired generations of mathematicians, puzzle makers and magicians to study the mysteries of the universe.
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