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A reprint of the Bobbs-Merrill edition of 1970.

These essays lead the reader through the land of the wonderful shrinking genie to the warehouse where the infinity machines are kept. By careful examination of a lamp that is switched on and off infinitely many times, or the workings of a machine that prints out an infinite decimal expansion of pi, we begin to understand how i
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Paperback, 320 pages
Published March 1st 2001 by Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
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Full name: Wesley Charles Salmon.
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