POUNDSTONE, William. American, b. 1955. Genres: Trivia/Facts. Career: Writer. Publications: Big Secrets: The Uncensored Truth about All Sorts of Stuff You Are Never Supposed to Know, 1983; The Recursive Universe: Cosmic Complexity and the Limits of Scientific Knowledge, 1984; Bigger Secrets: More Than 125 Things They Prayed You'd Never Find Out, 1986; Labyrinths of Reason: Paradox, Puzzles and the Frailty of Knowledge, 1988; The Ultimate, 1990; Prisoner's Dilemma: John von Neumann, Game Theory and the Puzzle of the Bomb, 1992; Biggest Secrets: More Uncensored Truth about All Sorts of Stuff You Are Never Supposed to Know, 1993; Secrets Revealed (teleplay), 1994; More Secrets Revealed (teleplay), 1995; Carl Sagan: A Life in the Cosmos, 1999; How Would You Move Mount Fuji,?, 2003. Contributor to periodicals. Address: c/o Mitch Douglas, International Creative Management, 40 W 57th St, New York, NY 10019, U.S.A.