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Edward J. Barbeau. Mathematical Fallacies, Flaws, and Flimflam. MAA. 2000. 167pp.

Calvin C. Clawson. Mathematical Mysteries: The Beauty and Magic of Numbers. Da Capo Press. 1999. 313pp.

Robert Dixon. Mathographics. Dover Publications. 1991. 224pp.

Martin Gardner. Penrose Tiles to Trapdoor Ciphers: And the Return of Dr. Matrix. Cambridge University Press. 1997. 319pp.

David Joyner. Adventures in Group Theory: Rubik's Cube, Merlin's Machine, and Other Mathematical Toys. JHU Press. 2002. 262pp.

Paul C. Pasles. Benjamin Franklin's Numbers: An Unsung Mathematical Odyssey. Princeton University Press. 2008. 254pp.

Clifford A. Pickover. Wonders of Numbers: Adventures in Mathematics, Mind, and Meaning. Oxford University Press. 2003. 416pp.

Les Pook. Flexagons Inside Out. Cambridge University Press. 2003. 170pp.

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