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The Resource When you were a tadpole and I was a fish : and other speculations about this and that, Martin Gardner

When you were a tadpole and I was a fish : and other speculations about this and that, Martin Gardner

Label
When you were a tadpole and I was a fish : and other speculations about this and that
Title
When you were a tadpole and I was a fish
Title remainder
and other speculations about this and that
Statement of responsibility
Martin Gardner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1914-2010
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gardner, Martin
Dewey number
500
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q173
LC item number
.G355 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Mathematics
Label
When you were a tadpole and I was a fish : and other speculations about this and that, Martin Gardner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Science -- Ann Coulter takes on Darwin -- Isaac Newton's vast ocean of truth -- Bull's-eyes and famous fumbles -- Mr. Belloc objects -- Mr. Belloc still objects -- Bogus science -- Why I am not a paranormalist -- New thought, unity, and Ella Wheeler Wilcox -- Was the sinking of the Titanic foretold? -- Mathematics -- Dracula makes a martini -- The Fibonacci sequence -- L-tromino tiling of mutilated chessboards -- Is Ruben Hersch "out there"? -- Logic -- The explosion of Blaggage's oracle -- The erasing of Philbert the Fudger -- Literature -- The wonderful Wizard of Oz -- The life and adventures of Santa Claus -- Tales of the long bow -- When you were a tadpole and I was a fish -- Religion -- The curious case of Frank Tipler -- The comic pratfall of Richard Roberts -- Why I am not an atheist -- The coloured lands -- The price we pay -- Politics -- Is socialism a dirty word?
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 246 pages
Isbn
9780809087372
Lccn
2009010286
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn317623052
  • 1189127
Label
When you were a tadpole and I was a fish : and other speculations about this and that, Martin Gardner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Science -- Ann Coulter takes on Darwin -- Isaac Newton's vast ocean of truth -- Bull's-eyes and famous fumbles -- Mr. Belloc objects -- Mr. Belloc still objects -- Bogus science -- Why I am not a paranormalist -- New thought, unity, and Ella Wheeler Wilcox -- Was the sinking of the Titanic foretold? -- Mathematics -- Dracula makes a martini -- The Fibonacci sequence -- L-tromino tiling of mutilated chessboards -- Is Ruben Hersch "out there"? -- Logic -- The explosion of Blaggage's oracle -- The erasing of Philbert the Fudger -- Literature -- The wonderful Wizard of Oz -- The life and adventures of Santa Claus -- Tales of the long bow -- When you were a tadpole and I was a fish -- Religion -- The curious case of Frank Tipler -- The comic pratfall of Richard Roberts -- Why I am not an atheist -- The coloured lands -- The price we pay -- Politics -- Is socialism a dirty word?
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 246 pages
Isbn
9780809087372
Lccn
2009010286
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn317623052
  • 1189127

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