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A Beautiful Mind

By Sylvia Nasar
  • Book ID : 9780571266074
  • Publisher : Faber & Faber
  • Pages : 464
  • Genre : Biography & Autobiography
  • Reads : 368
  • eBook Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • File Pdf: a-beautiful-mind.pdf

Book Summary:

A Beautiful Mind is Sylvia Nasar's award-winning biography about the mystery of the human mind, the triumph over incredible adversity, and the healing power of love. At the age of thirty-one, John Nash, mathematical genius, suffered a devastating breakdown and was diagnosed with schizophrenia. Yet after decades of leading a ghost-like existence, he was to re-emerge to win a Nobel Prize and world acclaim. A Beautiful Mind has inspired the Oscar-winning film directed by Ron Howard and featuring Russell Crowe in the lead role of John Nash.

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