Alice in Puzzle-Land has ratings and 13 reviews. Riku said: Raymond Smullyan is famed to be a philosopher, logician, mathematician, musician, magicia. Alice in Puzzle-Land by Raymond M. Smullyan, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. “Alice in Puzzle-Land” is a charming and challenging adventure — a perfect tribute to Lewis Carroll’s Alice. There are several puzzles in the.

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Published in Journal of Recreational Mathematics, reprinted with permission and this review appears on Amazon More will be coming in subsequent years.

Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. As the name implies, all of the probl He is “simply the best” is the phrase that most accurately describes the ability of Raymond Smullyan to create puzzles in logic. I will admit, though, the setup and structure of the ending puzzle, which was about Alice dreaming about herself, was pretty cool.

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This is not, however, a math, logic, nor philosophy book. Description “A charming and challenging adventure. While the novice will find the problems understandable, even the veteran will experience new levels of logic consciousness as they twist their way through to the solutions.

Satan, Cantor and Infinity: This is a fun book of math, logic, and philosophical puzzles. He seemed somewhat puzzled when I explained that the reason I don’t is that I’m a Gemini. Puzzles in Mathematics and Logic Aaron J.

A range of puzzles dealing with word play and logic, mathematics and philosophy, featuring Alice and the creatures of Puzzlelanx. Because I’m that kind of a nerd who doesn’t understand higher math.

Alice in Puzzle-Land by Raymond M. Smullyan

Written by a distinguished mathematician and creator of popular puzzle books, this volume requires no background in puzzlelnad logic. Best known for his mathematical and creative logic puzzles and games, he is also a concert pianist and a magician. It may even be worth a read just because puzzlelanf that. Daryl Berro rated it it was amazing Nov 21, Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.


Amusements in Mathematics H. Stewart Tame rated it really liked it May 10, An absolutely awesome book on deductive logic. More will be coming in subsequent years. He used the characters, humor, and story lines from Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass to great effect.

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We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. The first time I read the book it was from the library. More will be coming in subsequent years.

puzzoeland And I’m certainly not going to waste my time solving these problems just because I read them in a fanfic about a book inside a book about an insane drug land.