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The Resource A beautiful mind : the life of mathematical genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash, Sylvia Nasar

A beautiful mind : the life of mathematical genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash, Sylvia Nasar

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
Title variation
Life of mathematical genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The true story of John Nash, the math genius who was a legend by age thirty when he slipped into madness; through the selflessness of a beautiful woman and the loyalty of the mathematics community he emerged after decades of ghostlike existence to win a Nobel Prize; now a major motion picture--Cover
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
JFN
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Nasar, Sylvia
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nash, John F
  • Mathematicians
  • Mentally ill
  • Schizophrenics
Label
A beautiful mind : the life of mathematical genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash, Sylvia Nasar
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Reprint. Previously published: A beautiful mind : a biography of John Forbes Nash, Jr., winner of the Nobel Prize in economics, 1994. 1st Touchstone ed. New York : Simon & Schuster, 1999
  • "A Touchstone book."
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
ocm48549353
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
461 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743224574
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48549353
  • (Sirsi) a719739
Label
A beautiful mind : the life of mathematical genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash, Sylvia Nasar
Publication
Note
  • Reprint. Previously published: A beautiful mind : a biography of John Forbes Nash, Jr., winner of the Nobel Prize in economics, 1994. 1st Touchstone ed. New York : Simon & Schuster, 1999
  • "A Touchstone book."
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
ocm48549353
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
461 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743224574
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48549353
  • (Sirsi) a719739

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