Journey to the Edge of Reason: The Life of Kurt Gödel

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$30.00  $27.90
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Publish Date
Pages
368
Dimensions
6.2 X 9.3 X 1.4 inches | 1.45 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781324005445

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About the Author

Stephen Budiansky is a historian, biographer, and journalist, the author of more than a dozen books exploring intellectual and creative lives, military and intelligence history, and science and the natural world. He is the former Washington editor of the scientific journal Nature and a regular book reviewer for the Wall Street Journal.

Reviews

A painstakingly researched and lucidly presented biography--a close-up of one of the most influential and enigmatic thinkers of the twentieth century--full of vivid detail and sharp historical insight.--Karl Sigmund, professor of mathematics, University of Vienna, and author of Exact Thinking in Demented Times
Terrific.... An outstanding biography of a man of incomprehensible brilliance.--Kirkus, starred review
Journey to the Edge of Reason is an intimate and haunting portrait of one of the most elusive gods on Princeton's Mt. Olympus. A triumph of research and a wonderful read.--Sylvia Nasar, author of A Beautiful Mind