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A beautiful mind : a biography of John Forbes Nash, Jr., winner of the Nobel Pri
Sylvia Nasar
Adult Nonfiction QA29.N25 N37 1998

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ContentsPage
Prologue
Part 1 - A Beautiful Mind
1 - Bluefield(1928-45)
2 - Carnegie Institute of Technology(June 1945-June 1948)
3 - The Center of the Universe(Princeton, Fall 1948)
4 - School of Genius(Princeton, Fall 1948)
5 - Genius(Princeton, 1948-49)
6 - Games(Princeton, Spring 1949.)
7 - John von Neumann(Princeton, 1948-49)
8 - The Theory of Games
9 - The Bargaining Problem(Princeton, Spring 1949)
10 - Nash's Rival Idea(Princeton, 1949-50)
11 - Lloyd(Princeton, 1950)
12 - The War of Wits(RAND, Summer 1950)
13 - Game Theory at RAND
14 - The Draft(Princeton, 195O-51)
15 - A Beautiful Theorem(Princeton, 1950-51)
16 - MIT
17 - Bad Boys
18 - Experiments(RAND, Summer 1952)
19 - Reds(Spring 1953)
20 - Geometry
Part 2 - Separate Lives
21 - Singularity
22 - A Special Friendship(Santa Monica, Summer 1952)
23 - Eleanor
24 - Jack
25 - The Arrest(RAND, Summer 1954)
26 - Alicia
27 - The Courtship
28 - Seattle(Summer 1956)
29 - Death and Marriage(1956-57)
Part 3 - A Slow Fire Burning
30 - Olden Lane and Washington Square(1956-57)
31 - The Bomb Factory
32 - Secrets(Summer 1958)
33 - Schemes(Fall 1958)
34 - The Emperor of Antarctica
35 - In the Eye of the Storm(Spring 1959)
36 - Day-Breaks in Bowditch Hall(McLean Hospital, April-May, 1959)
37 - Mad Hatter's Tea(May-June 1959)
Part 4 - The Lost Years
38 - Citoyen du Monde(Paris and Geneva, 1959-60)
39 - Absolute Zero(Princeton, 1960)
40 - Tower of Silence(Trenton State Hospital, 1961)
41 - An Interlude of Enforced Rationality(July 1961-April 1963)
42 - The "Blowing Up" Problem(Princeton and Carrier Clinic, 1963-65)
43 - Solitude(Boston, 1965-67)
44 - A Man All Alone in a Strange World(Roanoke, 1967-70)
45 - Phantom of Fine Hall(Princeton, 1970s)
46 - A Quiet Life(Princeton, 1970-90)
Part 5 - The Most Worthy
47 - Remission
48 - The Prize
49 - The Greatest Auction Ever(Washington, D.C., December 1994)
50 - Reawakening(Princeton, 1995-97)
Notes
Select Bibliography
Acknowledgments
Index


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