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Love this book, love dam* near all Pickover's publications - the man is a geniusPublished 3 months ago by Lyn
Damn interesting book. It is filled with detailed history and funny anecdotes about our most cherished famous inventors. Read morePublished on August 13, 2012 by Fernando Cajero Jr.
As someone who has worked in the Mental Health Care field for over 21 years, all I can say regarding Mr. Read morePublished on July 3, 2012 by iBughouse
Dr. Pickover has built a fascinating and entertaining bridge for people to connect with many of the great minds which have shaped our world. Read morePublished on February 11, 2012 by Janice M. Beler
I have a large number of obsessions about the electrified energy states that make my current forms of hypergraphia possible, and I am mainly grateful to Pickover for his... Read morePublished on April 11, 2011 by Bruce P. Barten
This is a fun book.It is a worthy companion to the scores of books written about genius-eccentrics -- savants who listen to very different drummers. Read morePublished on August 24, 2007 by John S. Marr MD
I liked this book in the beginning but some of the chapters were longer than others, and the facts were interesting but it was also very disturbing in some parts. Read morePublished on February 11, 2007 by Dawn Dellarocco
Pickover's book is "stuffed" with fascinating facts and information regarding the bizzarre personal lives of history's most prominent intellectual thinkers. Read morePublished on January 19, 2007 by J.M. Lanerbach
Excellent book on the frailties of some great scientists and price paid for genius. I couldn't put this book down until its completion. Read morePublished on August 26, 2006 by Catherine L. Rimer