Labyrinths Of Reason: Paradox, Puzzles, and the Frailty of Knowledge

Paperback | December 1, 1989

EditorWilliam Poundstone

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This sharply intelligent, consistently provocative book takes the reader on an astonishing, thought-provoking voyage into the realm of delightful uncertainty--a world of paradox in which logical argument leads to contradiction and common sense is seemingly rendered irrelevant.

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The author of Big Secrets and Bigger Secrets takes the reader on an astonishing, thought-provoking voyage into the realm of delightful uncertainty--a world of paradox in which logical argument leads to contradiction and common sense is seemingly rendered irrelevant

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This sharply intelligent, consistently provocative book takes the reader on an astonishing, thought-provoking voyage into the realm of delightful uncertainty--a world of paradox in which logical argument leads to contradiction and common sense is seemingly rendered irrelevant.

William Poundstone has been nominated twice for the Pulitzer Prize. Among his seven books are "The Recursive Universe,""Labyrinths of Reason,"&"Big Secrets." He has also written extensively for network television & major magazines. He lives in Los Angeles.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 8 × 5.14 × 0.63 inPublished:December 1, 1989Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group

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ISBN - 10:0385242719

ISBN - 13:9780385242714

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The author of Big Secrets and Bigger Secrets takes the reader on an astonishing, thought-provoking voyage into the realm of delightful uncertainty--a world of paradox in which logical argument leads to contradiction and common sense is seemingly rendered irrelevant