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The Resource A beautiful mind : the life of mathematical genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash, Sylvia Nasar ; [with a new foreword by the author]

A beautiful mind : the life of mathematical genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash, Sylvia Nasar ; [with a new foreword by the author]

Label
A beautiful mind : the life of mathematical genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash
Title
A beautiful mind
Title remainder
the life of mathematical genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash
Statement of responsibility
Sylvia Nasar ; [with a new foreword by the author]
Title variation
Life of mathematical genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Relates how mathematical genius John Forbes Nash, Jr., suffered a breakdown at age thirty-one and was diagnosed with schizophrenia, but experienced a remission of his illness thirty years later
Awards note
Winner, National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
SINLB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nasar, Sylvia
Dewey number
510.92
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QA29.N25
LC item number
N37 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nash, John F.
  • Nash, John F.
  • Nash, John F
  • Mathematicians
  • Mentally ill
  • Schizophrenics
  • Mathematicians
  • Mentally ill
  • Schizophrenics
  • United States
  • Mathematicians
  • Mathematicians
Label
A beautiful mind : the life of mathematical genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash, Sylvia Nasar ; [with a new foreword by the author]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 437-439) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. A beautiful mind -- pt. 2. Separate lives -- pt. 3. A slow fire burning -- pt. 4. The lost years -- pt. 5. The most worthy
Control code
ocn751955685
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster trade pbk. ed.
Extent
461 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9781439126493
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)751955685
Label
A beautiful mind : the life of mathematical genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash, Sylvia Nasar ; [with a new foreword by the author]
Publication
Note
Originally published in 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 437-439) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. A beautiful mind -- pt. 2. Separate lives -- pt. 3. A slow fire burning -- pt. 4. The lost years -- pt. 5. The most worthy
Control code
ocn751955685
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster trade pbk. ed.
Extent
461 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9781439126493
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)751955685

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