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A beautiful mind : a biography of John Forbes Nash, Jr., winner of the Nobel Prize in economics, 1994

Author: Sylvia Nasar
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Equal parts intellectual history, love story, and investigation into the mysteries of genius and madness, this dramatic biography tells the story of mathematical genius John Forbes Nash, Jr., who  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
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Named Person: John F Nash, Jr.; John F Nash, Jr.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sylvia Nasar
ISBN: 0684819066 9780684819068 0743224574 9780743224574
OCLC Number: 186433998
Awards: Winner of National Book Critics Circle Award (Biography) 1998
Winner of ALA Notable Books (Nonfiction) 1999
Description: 459 s., [8] plates -s
Responsibility: Sylvia Nasar.

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