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They called me mad

John Monahan

They called me mad

genius, madness, and the scientists who pushed the outer limits of knowledge

by John Monahan

  • 173 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Berkley Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Discoveries in science,
  • Psychology,
  • Scientists

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [291]-294).

    StatementJohn Monahan
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ180.55.D57 M66 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination294 p.
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27126758M
    ISBN 10042523696X
    ISBN 109780425236963
    LC Control Number2010030311
    OCLC/WorldCa555647969

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