Entertainment Weekly (11 January 2013)

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Time Travel: A History

By James Gleick

From the acclaimed writer of The Information and Chaos, a mind-bending exploration of time commute: its subversive origins, its evolution in literature and technological know-how, and its impression on our figuring out of time itself.

Gleick's tale starts off on the flip of the 20 th century with the younger H. G. Wells writing and rewriting the wonderful story that turned his first booklet, a world sensation, The Time Machine. a bunch of forces have been converging to transmute the human knowing of time, a few philosophical and a few technological—the electrical telegraph, the steam railroad, the invention of buried civilizations, and the perfection of clocks. Gleick tracks the evolution of time shuttle as an idea within the culture—from Marcel Proust to Doctor Who, from Woody Allen to Jorge Luis Borges. He explores the inevitable looping paradoxes and examines the porous boundary among pulp fiction and glossy physics. ultimately, he delves right into a temporal shift that's unsettling our personal second: the on the spot stressed global, with its all-consuming current and vanishing future.

(With a colour frontispiece and black-and-white illustrations throughout.) 

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Mathematical Magic Show

By Martin Gardner

How do you progress suits - and basically - to new positions, in order that the glass is reformed in a distinct place, with the cherry open air? this can be a kind of infrequent puzzles that may be solved right away in the event you method is properly, yet clever humans were identified to fight with it for 20 mins. the writer offers the answer. The treats during this ebook variety from Moebius bands to coin and card trickery, from finger mathematics to the post-Ticktacktoe online game of Tri-Hex.

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The New York Times Complete World War II: The Coverage of the Entire Conflict

Experience the background, politics, and tragedy of global struggle II throughout the unique, frequently firsthand day-by-day reportage of The long island Times, our country's newspaper of record.

The Times' entire insurance of worldwide struggle II is now on hand in a paperback variation of this certain e-book. 1000's of the main riveting articles from the data of the Times together with firsthand money owed of significant occasions and little-known anecdotes were chosen for inclusion in The ny instances: international conflict II. The booklet covers the most important battles of the conflict, from the conflict of the Bulge to the conflict of Iwo Jima, in addition to relocating tales from the house entrance and profiles of famous leaders and heroes equivalent to Winston Churchill and George Patton.
A revered global warfare II historian and author, editor Richard Overy publications readers in the course of the articles, placing the occasions into historic context.
Beautifully designed and illustrated with hundreds and hundreds of maps and old pictures, it is the excellent reward for any conflict, politics, or historical past buff.

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Fractal Music, Hypercards and More...: Mathematical Recreations from Scientific American Magazine

By Martin Gardner

This can be a number of informative extracts from Gardners' "Scientific American" column. each one brain-teasing article has been up to date to incorporate new mists, new rules, and new strategies. Highlights comprise new chapters-one on pi and poetry, one on minimum sculpture - and exciting forays into time reversal, kinds of fractions and magic, and an imaginary "Math Zoo" with its personal booklet, "ZOO-NOOZ".

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The Second Scientific American Book of Mathematical Puzzles and Diversions

By Martin Gardner

This pleasant assortment from the magician of math introduces readers to magic squares, the Generalized Ham Sandwich Theorem, origami, electronic roots, an replace of the Induction online game of Eleusis, Dudeney puzzles, the maze at Hampton court docket palace, and plenty of extra mathematical puzzles and principles.

"Gardner is frequently the clown prince of technological know-how. . . . His Mathematical video games column in Scientific American is among the few bridges over C. P. Snow's well-known 'gulf of mutual incomprehension' that lies among the technical and literary cultures."—Time

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Time Travel: A History

By James Gleick

From the acclaimed writer of The Information and Chaos, a mind-bending exploration of time shuttle: its subversive origins, its evolution in literature and technological know-how, and its effect on our knowing of time itself.

Gleick's tale starts on the flip of the 20 th century with the younger H. G. Wells writing and rewriting the glorious story that turned his first booklet, a global sensation, The Time Machine. a number of forces have been converging to transmute the human knowing of time, a few philosophical and a few technological—the electrical telegraph, the steam railroad, the invention of buried civilizations, and the perfection of clocks. Gleick tracks the evolution of time go back and forth as an concept within the culture—from Marcel Proust to Doctor Who, from Woody Allen to Jorge Luis Borges. He explores the inevitable looping paradoxes and examines the porous boundary among pulp fiction and sleek physics. eventually, he delves right into a temporal shift that's unsettling our personal second: the immediate stressed international, with its all-consuming current and vanishing future.

(With a colour frontispiece and black-and-white illustrations throughout.) 

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Children's Miscellany: Useless Information That's Essential to Know

By Niki Catlow, Matthew Morgan, Samantha Borges

Do you know...
...how to exploit a cow?
...the indicators of a venomous spider's bite?
...where to discover the quickest rollercoasters?
You won't locate such an eclectic choice of attention-grabbing evidence wherever else. even if you need to know the way to overcome an alligator in a struggle, how you can communicate in mystery code, which bugs are fit for human consumption, or what the heck scolionophobia skill, this can be the publication for readers either old and young.

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