Raymond M. Smullyan's Alice in puzzle-land : a Carrollian tale for children under PDF

By Raymond M. Smullyan

ISBN-10: 0140070567

ISBN-13: 9780140070569

More than a few puzzles facing observe play and good judgment, arithmetic and philosophy, that includes Alice and the creatures of Wonderland

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If a chameleon loses a fight, it turns gray. If it wins, it turns green. Making Music In 2004 Congress passed a $388 billion spending bill that included $25,000 for the study of mariachi music. Deborah Harry of Blondie worked briefly as a Playboy bunny. And in case you didn’t suspect, she’s really a brunette. Even in the post-Taliban era, it’s still against the law in Afghanistan for a woman to sing on TV. The last reel-to-reel tape manufacturer in America closed its doors in January 2005. According to Billboard magazine, the number one single of the 1960s was “Hey Jude,” by the Beatles.

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