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John Nash, His Life

  • Sylvia NasarEmail author
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Part of the The Abel Prize book series (AP)

Abstract

The life and work of John Forbes Nash, Jr.

Notes

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Graduate School of Journalism, Columbia UniversityNew YorkUSA

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