You may know that *Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland* was written by Lewis Carroll, but did you know that his real name was Charles Dodgson and that he was also a mathematician? Many mathematical concepts can be found in *Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland* if you look for them, and some have suggested the novel was written as a satire on the new modern mathematics emerging in the mid-19th century.

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io9 – A Math-Free Guide to the Math of *Alice in Wonderland*

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