When You Were a Tadpole and I Was a Fish: And Other Speculations About This and That

Gardner, Martin
Hill and Wang 2009
ISBN 978-0-8090-8737-2
233pp
Date finished: 2010-04-08

The most recent collection of miscellaneous pieces by Gardner is a delightful ramble through Gardner's usual set of topics. There are Skeptical Inquirer columns about Ann Coulter on Darwin, the purported psychic prediction of the sinking of the Titanic, a review of Peter Ackroyd's biography of Isaac Newton, mathematical games from IASFM and the College Mathematics Journal, commentary on L. Frank Baum and G.K. Chesterton.

Tagged: essays, literature, pseudoscience

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%S And Other Speculations About This and That
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%G ISBN 978-0-8090-8737-2
%@ 2010-04-08
%P 233pp
%I Hill and Wang
%D 2009
%K pseudoscience, literature, essays

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