A Compendium For All Ages
Book Guild 2011
Hardback 166pp Illustrated
9781846245954   Product Code: 20530
Why did grandfather clocks once suffer 'Thursday disease'? How can you construct your own Sudoku puzzles? How does one use a Chinese dictionary? Was Descartes right when he said 'I think therefore I am'? Does 'yes' ever mean 'no'? Paul Williams explains more than 120 conundrums, curiosities and surprising trivia, categorized from 'easy' to 'fiendish', which will challenge and stimulate all the family.