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Secrets of Mental Math: The Mathemagician's Guide to Lightning Calculation and Amazing Math Tricks

By: Arthur Benjamin,Michael Shermer

Price: $3.25

Publisher: Three Rivers Press: August 2006

Seller ID: 48778

ISBN: 0307338401

Condition: Used - Good


These simple math secrets and tricks will forever change how you look at the world of numbers. "Secrets of Mental Math" will have you thinking like a math genius in no time. Get ready to amaze your friends--and yourself--with incredible calculations you never thought you could master, as renowned "mathemagician" Arthur Benjamin shares his techniques for lightning-quick calculations and amazing number tricks. This book will teach you to do math in your head faster than you ever thought possible, dramatically improve your memory for numbers, and--maybe for the first time--make mathematics fu... View more info

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Brain Power?What's the Big Idea?

By: David Stewart

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series: August 2005

Seller ID: 48455

ISBN: 0764158988

Condition: Used - Good


Boys and girls with inquisitive minds will open this book and feast on the wealth of information and ideas connected with the long history of human inventions. It's a lighthearted, color-illustrated approach to human technology, starting with the discovery and control of fire some 750,000 years ago and progressing to the space vehicles, cell phones, and digital equipment of today. Kids might be surprised to learn that the first lighthouse dates back to 285 B.C., and stood off the coast of Alexandria in Egypt. They'll also learn about the origin of paper in China, nearly 2,000 years ago, the fi... View more info

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Anne of Green Gables

By: L.M. Montgomery

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Bantam Books (Classics): September 1992

Seller ID: 48539

ISBN: 055321313X

Condition: Used - Good


As soon as Anne Shirley arrived at the snug, & #160; & #160; white farmhouse called Green Gables, she knew she& #160; & #160; wanted to stay forever... but would the Cuthberts& #160; & #160; send her back to the orphanage? Anne knows she's not& #160; & #160; what they expected -- a skinny girl with decidedly& #160; & #160; red hair and a temper to match. If only she could& #160; & #160; convince them to let her stay, she'd try very hard& #160; & #160; not to keep rushing headlong into scrapes or blurt& #160; & #160; out the very first thing she had to say. Anne was& #160; & #160; not like anyb... View more info

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A Brief History of Time: From the Big Bang to Black Holes

By: Stephen W. Hawking

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Bantam: March 1988

Seller ID: 49276

ISBN: 055305340X

Condition: Used - Good


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