Published: August 15, 2013
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0857623109
ISBN - 13: 9780857623102
From the Publisher
Welcome to the perplexing world of the paradoxical. The Bedside Book of Paradoxes unveils how weird the world of thought can be. Divided into eight mind-bending chapters, it takes you on a breathtaking journey from the counterintuitive to the downright absurd. On the way it will introduce you to topics such as impossible objects, how to expect the unexpected, and the trouble with time travel. Packed with thought experiements, real life examples, and exercises for you to try, The Bedside Book of Paradoxes is a book that will challenge the way you perceive everything around you. It also introduces you to some of the great names in the field of paradoxes, from ancient Greek philsoophers to Albert Einstein.