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.
The inspiration for a major motion picture directed by Ron Howard, 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.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 464 pages, 8pp b&w illustrations
- Publisher: Faber & Faber
- Publication Date: 04/02/2002
- Category: Biography: general
- ISBN: 9780571212927