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How Do You Walk On Fire?

How Do You Walk On Fire? (Hardback)

By Brecher, Erwin

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Astound your friends! Impress party guests! Annoy your relatives! This book contains 100 science puzzles. It includes answers to each problem that explains a scientific principle in easy-to-understand terms, so that not only are you solving puzzles, you are also having fun while ... read full description below.

ISBN 9781847325280
Barcode 9781847325280
Published 2 February 2015 by CARLTON BOOKS LTD
Format Hardback
Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9781847325280
ISBN-10 1847325289
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
Imprint Carlton Books Ltd
Publication Date 2 February 2015
International Publication Date 13 May 2010
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Brecher, Erwin
Category Popular Science
Puzzles & Quizzes
Number of Pages 144
Dimensions Width: 135mm
Height: 204mm
Spine: 18mm
Weight 272g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Puzzles, Science - Miscellanea
NBS Text Puzzles
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 793.73
Catalogue Code 537437

Description of this Book

One hundred more fascinating science puzzles that explain scientific principles in fun, accessible, and easy-to-understand terms A follow-up to the delightful How Do You Get an Egg into a Bottle?, this amusing puzzle book yet again allows people to have fun while they learn by undertaking a wide variety of brain bending questions rooted firmly in scientific fact. By taking a new and unique look at puzzle questions, it teaches a wide variety of mesmerizing lessons--such as how to boil water in your palm, how to travel faster than the speed of light, why you can crack your knuckles, and how to walk on fire.

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Author's Bio

Mensan Erwin Brecher, PhD, was educated in Vienna, Czechoslovakia and London, where he studied physics, economics and engineering. He entered business after World War Two and became a Name at Lloyds of London in 1974. He has since written many books on non-fiction subjects, most of them puzzle books of high quality and wide variety. He received the Order of Merit in gold from the city of Vienna in recognition of his literary achievements.

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