Modern Puzzles

From the Victorians to the Computer Age

By Tim Dedopulos (Author)


Format Hardcover


Modern Puzzles

From the Victorians to the Computer Age

by Tim Dedopulos



Barnes and Noble Indiebound
Feeling brainy? Prove it, with 100 of the toughest conundrums ever gathered, curated by an acclaimed puzzle-setter.
Try this: place eight queens on a regular chess board so that none can attack any others—in other words, so that no vertical, horizontal, or diagonal line holds more than one queen. Can you do it? Created by the world’s brightest minds, these baffling brainteasers from across the globe are the best the world has to offer. Inside, you’ll find dilemmas that have puzzled the most intelligent humans of our age. Now it’s your turn to solve them!

Tim Dedopulos is an author, puzzle setter, and editor. He worked for Wizards of the Coast and White Wolf, and has written role-playing games and fiction. His books include The Book of Medieval Puzzles, The Greatest Puzzles Ever Solved, and The Sherlock Holmes Puzzle Collection (all published by Carlton).

Pub Date: 8/7/2018

ISBN: 9781787390935

Price: $11.95

Format: Hardcover

Pages: 144 pages, 100 b-w illus.

Trim: 5 x 7.75 Inches

Territories: US Only

Category: Puzzles & Games / Puzzles & Challenges

Publisher: Carlton Books