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Crítica de los usuarios  - starbox - LibraryThing

"A man all alone in a strange world" By sally tarbox on 3 April 2018 Format: Kindle Edition A very interesting biography of mathematician and Nobel prize winner John Forbes Nash. From a 'good ... Leer comentario completo

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Crítica de los usuarios  - LynnB - LibraryThing

Haven't seen the movie, and don't intend to. I'm not much of a movie fan. This is a comprehensive biography of John Nash that provides a glimpse into the worlds of academia, mental illness, and the ... Leer comentario completo

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Crítica de los usuarios  - indygo88 - LibraryThing

While the subject matter was interesting & very different from what I typically read, as far as biographies go, I thought this one was just "okay". The details re: mathematics & game theory had my ... Leer comentario completo

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Crítica de los usuarios  - joeteo1 - LibraryThing

An excellent biography about John Nash. This is the biography of the real John Nash who has very little resemblance to the one portrayed in the movie adaptation. Although I have to say that I enjoyed ... Leer comentario completo

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Crítica de los usuarios  - csayban - LibraryThing

At first glance, a biography of a mathematician would seem to make for a read dryer than the Sahara. However, John Nash is no ordinary mathematician and Sylvia Nasar is no ordinary biographer. In her ... Leer comentario completo

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Crítica de los usuarios  - austroud - LibraryThing

John Forbes Nash, Jr. (1928- ) is a mathematician and economist known for both his schizophrenic personality and for winning the Nobel Prize for economics in 1994. This unauthorized biography based on ... Leer comentario completo

Review: A Beautiful Mind

Crítica de los usuarios  - Annie - Goodreads

I loved the movie so much I was a bit tentative to read the book(in case the story was idealized and distorted exceedingly). However, the book was far more indepth, interesting, and potent that I ... Leer comentario completo

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Crítica de los usuarios  - melydia - LibraryThing

This is another book I picked up because I liked the movie. I liked the book, too, but was a little disappointed to learn how little resemblance there is between the two. For example, neither Nash's ... Leer comentario completo

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Crítica de los usuarios  - nevusmom - LibraryThing

Fascinating and sad. Leer comentario completo

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Crítica de los usuarios  - thegeneral - LibraryThing

One of the best books I have ever read. A true warts and all portrayal of John Nash, showing both his greatness and his flaws. I'd highly recommend this to anyone studying or someone who has studied economics or who is engaged in research. Leer comentario completo


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