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The writing is phenomenal - Rosenhouse tells a fun story. If you like to read stories about scientists, mathematicians, and old philosophical debates then this should be perfect... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Nathan Slaughter
The book is fine but the kindle version is plagued with typos - this is not how the new book should look like. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Amazon Customer
Probability can be one of the most counter-intuitive concepts our brains struggle with. This book by mathematician Jason Rosenhouse explores one of the most famous brain twisters... Read morePublished 12 months ago by JonK
Rosenhouse is great!
This approach helps you to grasp the whole problem even if you are
Not a mathematician. Read more
This book is not aimed at someone with a casual interest in the basic version of the problem. The mathematician author has clearly enjoyed examining and explaining numerous... Read morePublished on August 28, 2012 by David J. Aldous
I applaud the support for Marilyn (page 29) against the attack on her by Morgan, Chaganty, Dahiya, and Doviak (MCDD) in 1991. Read morePublished on February 17, 2011 by John Garst
monty-hall is a great probability problem, this book does a good job at reviewing it, describing it and relating its history and other detailsPublished on January 22, 2010 by Howard W. Andrews
Full disclosure up front: I have not read the book, but have a point to make about the way it is being presented here. Read morePublished on December 21, 2009 by Drew Keeling
I cannot believe there is a book on this
"People feel strongly that the answer the mathematicians have worked out is wrong" (because it is)
On your first choice your... Read more