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Champions of illusion : the science behind mind-boggling images and mystifying brain puzzles / Susana Martinez-Conde and Stephen Macknik.

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 612.84 Martinez (Text) 31208912550995 non-fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 152.148 MARTINEZ-CONDE (Text) 33946003304354 New Books . 2nd Floor In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780374120405
  • ISBN: 0374120404
  • Physical Description: 159 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scientific American/Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-141).
Formatted Contents Note: Brightness and contrast illusions -- Color illusions -- Size illusions -- Shape illusions -- Ambiguous illusions -- Perspective and depth illusions -- Motion illusions -- Impossible illusions -- Multisensory and nonvisual illusions -- Attention illusions -- Appendix : dynamic illusions.
Summary, etc.: A collection of visual illusions with explanations of the science behind them, gathered from the Best Illusions of the Year contest. -- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Optical illusions.

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