Reviews

  • "One of the finest scientific biographies I’ve ever read: authoritative, superbly researched, deeply sympathetic and beautifully told"

    Sylvia Nasar, author of A Beautiful Mind
  • "Andrew Hodges' book is of exemplary scholarship and sympathy. Intimate, perceptive and insightful, it’s also the most readable biography I’ve picked up in some time"

    Time Out
  • "A first-rate presentation of the life of a first-rate scientific mind"

    New York Times Book Review
  • "One of the finest scientific biographies ever written"

    New Yorker
  • "A first-rate presentation of the life of a first-rate scientific mind…it is hard to imagine a more thoughtful and warm biography than this one"

    New York Times Book Review