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Magic and perception: the art and science of fooling the senses

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F. Watts,
Pub. Date:
[1996]
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English
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Magician-comedian Bob Friedhoffer reveals the secrets of some of his favorite magic tricks to demonstrate how our senses can be fooled. He weaves entertaining directions for performing the tricks with the biology and psychology of perception, discussing not only our sense organs, but the brain's role in interpreting the information that comes from them. Bob Friedhoffer lives in New York, N.Y.
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