Winning Ways for Your Mathematical Plays
|Winning Ways for Your Mathematical Plays|
|Type of literature||Book|
|Author(s)||Elwyn Berlekamp, John Conway, and Richard K. Guy|
Winning Ways for Your Mathematical Plays is a four-volume book that was written by Elwyn Berlekamp, John Conway and Richard K. Guy about mathematical games. The last chapter of the final volume concerns Life, and outlines a proof of the existence of a universal constructor.
It was originally published in 1982 and contained two volumes. It was republished in 2001 with its content split over four volumes.
- Winning Ways for Your Mathematical Plays, Vol. 4 (the volume with information about Conway's Game of Life) at Amazon.com