# Mathematician:Boris Anastasyevich Kordemsky

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## Mathematician

Russian mathematician and educator, best known for his popular science books and mathematical puzzles.

## Nationality

Russian

## History

- Born: May 23, 1907 in Kiknur, Kirov Oblast, Russia
- Died: March 29, 1999

## Publications

- 1952:
*The Wonderful Square*

- 1956:
*Математическая смекалка*- 1972:
*The Moscow Puzzles: 359 Mathematical Recreations*(English translation of*Математическая смекалка*) (edited by Martin Gardner)

- 1972:

- 1958:
*Essays on Challenging Mathematical Problems*

- 1960:
*Geometry Aids Arithmetic*

- 1964:
*Foundations of the Theory of Probabilities*

## Also known as

Rendered in the original Cyrillic: **Борис Анастасьевич Кордемский**.

## Sources

- 1972: Boris A. Kordemsky:
*The Moscow Puzzles: 359 Mathematical Recreations*... (next): Introduction (Martin Gardner)