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

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F. Watts,
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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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subject_facet Magic tricks -- Juvenile literature, Tricks -- Juvenile literature
title_display Magic and perception : the art and science of fooling the senses
title_full Magic and perception : the art and science of fooling the senses / by Bob Friedhoffer ; illustrations by Linda Eisenberg
title_short Magic and perception :
title_sub the art and science of fooling the senses
topic_facet Magic tricks, Tricks