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Lateral Thinking Puzzlers [Paperback]

Paul Sloane , Myron Miller
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17 Sep 1992
Logic is not enough. Edward de Bono coined the phrase "lateral thinking" to describe a process of thinking that is different from normal, vertical or forward thinking. Here are nearly a hundred mind-benders, from easy to fiendishly hard, that make you think laterally in order to explain the set of circumstances surrounding a seemingly inexplicable situation. 96 pages, 18 b/w illus., 5 3/8 x 8 1/4.


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  • Paperback: 96 pages
  • Publisher: Sterling; New edition edition (17 Sep 1992)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0806982276
  • ISBN-13: 978-0806982274
  • Product Dimensions: 2.2 x 13.3 x 20.5 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 440,157 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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11 of 12 people found the following review helpful
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I've always been interested in lateral thinking, so when I picked up this book, I was looking forward to something that would really get my brain exercised. And this book did it. For anyone into lateral thinking, this is a great book. It contains some classic puzzles and some outstanding original work.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Great Book 21 May 2014
Format:Paperback
I love Paul Sloane puzzle books - they have really helped me with my creativity!

In fact its made me write my own lateral puzzles [...]
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great fun 11 Sep 2011
Format:Paperback|Verified Purchase
Some old, most new, some are not quite logical, some are fascinating facts, and lots just really clever. There are three sections - the questions, the clues and the answers. The clues are good as it gives you help with thinking them through, giving you more of a chance to work it out. I'm enjoying them on my own, but could be a group game - in the right company.
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2.0 out of 5 stars I groaned 6 Aug 2009
Format:Paperback|Verified Purchase
Part of the cover blurb states 'and will groan when the "obvious answer" is revealed' - I groaned! Some of the solutions are ridiculous. However, there are a small number of clever puzzles within the book.
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5.0 out of 5 stars for a night out 25 July 2005
Format:Paperback
This is a great book for a quick drink after work with a bunch of colleagues. The puzzles range from quite easy (still rewarding if you "get " them) to really difficult and impossible to answer without Q&A. Don't look too pleased with yourself when you read out the puzzles.
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