Mathematician:Paul Hoffman

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Mathematician

American author, science educator, food entrepreneur and occasional writer on mathematics.

Also a puzzlemaster under the pseudonym Dr. Crypton.


Nationality

American


History

  • Born: March 30, 1956


Publications

  • 1985: Timid Virgins Make Dull Company and Other Puzzles, Pitfalls, and Paradoxes (as by Dr. Crypton).
  • 1988: Archimedes' Revenge: The Joys and Perils of Mathematics
  • 1998: The Man Who Loved Only Numbers
  • 2003: Wings of Madness: Alberto Santos-Dumont and the Invention of Flight
  • 2007: King's Gambit: A Son, a Father, and the World's Most Dangerous Game