A Beautiful Mind

A Beautiful Mind

Author: Sylvia Nasar
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"Because the ideas I had about supernatural beings came to me the same way my mathematical ideas did," came the answer. "So I took them seriously."

Thus begins the true story of John Nash, the mathematical genius who was a legend by age thirty when he slipped into madness, and who -- thanks to the selflessness of a beautiful woman and the loyalty of the mathematics community -- emerged after decades of ghostlike existence to win a Nobel Prize and world acclaim. The inspiration for a major motion picture, Sylvia Nasar`s award-winning biography is a drama about the mystery of the human mind, triumph over incredible adversity, and the healing power of love.]]>

Book Title A Beautiful Mind
Author Sylvia Nasar
Type Used Book
"Because the ideas I had about supernatural beings came to me the same way my mathematical ideas did," came the answer. "So I took them seriously."

Thus begins the true story of John Nash, the mathematical genius who was a legend by age thirty when he slipped into madness, and who -- thanks to the selflessness of a beautiful woman and the loyalty of the mathematics community -- emerged after decades of ghostlike existence to win a Nobel Prize and world acclaim. The inspiration for a major motion picture, Sylvia Nasar`s award-winning biography is a drama about the mystery of the human mind, triumph over incredible adversity, and the healing power of love.]]>