Dr Strangelove's game: a brief history of economic genius

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Hamish Hamilton, Oct 25, 2001 - Biography & Autobiography - 341 pages
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An excellent and interesting book about a subject that is often found dry. Strathern gave us insight into the background (read families) of famous economists and described their personalities as well as their achievements. Read full review


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About the author (2001)

Paul Strathern has a Ph.D. in Mathematics and Philosophy and lectures at Kingston University. Strathern is the author of several novels, including A Season in Abyssinia, which won a Somerset Maugham prize, and Mendeleyev's Dream: The Quest for the Elements. He has also published two series of books, one on philosophy: Philosophers in 90 Minutes, and another on science, but is best known for his 39 short biographies of philosophers and scientists

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