Volume 17 - Issue 1 - September 1984

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Pascal's pyramid
   Liu Zhiqing
   pp. 1-3

Errors in navigation
   David Saunders
   pp. 4-8

Pi and chips
   Keith Devlin
   pp. 910

Puzzles from the Greek anthology
   David Singmaster
   pp. 1115

Graph embeddings
   P. A. Firby, C. F. Gardiner
   pp. 16-25

Computer column
   Mike Piff
   p. 26

Letter to the Editor: A proof of Pythagoras' theorem
   John MacNeill
   p. 27

Problems and Solutions
   pp. 28-30

Book review: Wheels, Life and other Mathematical Amusements
   by M. Gardner (W. H. Freeman and Company, 1983)
   Keith Austin
   p. 31

Book review: Mathematical Snapshots
   by H. Steinhaus (Oxford University Press, 1983) 
   Hazel Perfect
   pp. 31-32

Book review: Learning Mathematics with Micros
   by A. Oldknow, D. Smith (Ellis Horwood Ltd, 1983) 
   Geoffrey V. Wood
   p. 32

Book review: Colson News Volume 1 Number 1
   Editors E. Hillam, A. Paul, C. Smith
   p. 32