# Mathematical Digest

### Short Summaries of Articles about Mathematics

in the Popular Press

"Cracking puzzles": Review of *Mathematical Miniatures,* by SvetoslavSavchev and Titu Andreescu. Reviewed by Victor Bryant. *New Scientist,* 22 March 2003, page55.

This brief review says the book contains 50 short articles that are aimed at"more or less at a first-year undergraduate mathematics level" and interspersedwith mathematics problems for readers to work on. The book "is sure to appealboth to the amateur mathematician and advanced puzzle-solver," the reviewstates.

*--- Allyn Jackson*