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Satan, Cantor, and infinity

and other mind-boggling puzzles

by Raymond M. Smullyan

  • 322 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mathematical recreations,
  • Gödel"s theorem

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Raymond Smullyan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA95 .S5 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 270 p. ;
    Number of Pages270
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1744061M
    ISBN 100679406883
    LC Control Number92052893


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