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A Brief History of Puzzles

Baffling Brainteasers from the Sphinx to Sudoku

William Hartston

The 120 puzzles in this book are arranged chronologically to provide a history of the pastime, from a riddle found on an ancient Egyptian papyrus through the Victorian heyday of the conundrum to today’s most challenging number games. Solutions are given at the back.

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  • Publisher: Atlantic
  • Year: 2019
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 160pp
  • Illustrated: Yes
  • Dimensions: 195x130mm
  • ISBN: 9781786494269
  • Condition: New
  • Weight: 0.3kg
Product code:
514573
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