At the age of thirty-one, John Nash, games theorist and 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.
The inspiration for a major motion picture directed by Ron Howard and starring Russell Crowe, Sylvia Nasar's award-winning biography is a drama about the mystery of the human mind, a triumph over incredible adversity, and the healing power of love.
- Publication Date:
- 05 / 02 / 2002
- 135 x 215mm