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The Night Is Large free pdf In "The Night Is Large, "Martin Gardner has assembled forty-seven challenging and inquisitive essays into a work that places him at the heart of twentieth-century American intellectual culture. Delving into an immense range of topics, from philosophy and literature to social criticism to mathematics and science, with essays that date from 1930s to the 1990s, Martin Gardner has astounded readers with his insight and erudition. "The Night Is Large "is the crowning achievement of his extraordinary career.

About Martin Gardner

Martin Gardner, born in 1914, is a regular reviewer for "The New York Review of Books "and was a "Scientific American "columnist for over twenty-five years. He lives in Hendersonville, North Carolina.

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Author : Martin Gardner
Publisher : St. Martin's Griffin
Data Published : 15 July 1997
ISBN : 0312169493
EAN : 9780312169497
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 608 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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