Marina von Neumann Whitman is Professor of Business Administration and Public Policy at the University of Michigan.
Readable, with an insider's take on Nixon's presidency. Good early description of Von Neumann household, also from the inside.Published 15 days ago by BookMobile
I found this book absolutely enthralling!
It is very well written - almost reads like a thriller
It provides numerous insights into both von Neumann's life... Read more
A fascinating autobiographic memoir of a meaningful life well lived. From the life of a teenager with no less a person than John von Neumann, a true intellectual genius... Read morePublished 11 months ago by M. E. Naylor
For those not familiar, this is mathematician John von Neumann's daughter. Von Neumann was one of the towering figures in mathematics and physics in the 20th century. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Tech_guy
Don't expect to learn anything new about Daddy........It's mostly about her and she's really not that interesting. Among my poorest purchases.Published 19 months ago by 3FingerBob
I bought this book in hardcover when it was first published for my daughter who worked for the Whitmans for a time, but while "perusing" it myself, I found it so... Read morePublished 20 months ago by Anonymous
Martina Whitman's story is not a saga of growing up with a great scientist father, though she covers that aspect of her life sufficiently. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Gma Sara
I find the picture on the cover captivating regarding both Mr. von Neumann and Ms Whitman individually and of them together. I enjoyed learning much more about Mr. Read morePublished 23 months ago by BillAcorn
A very interesting story of the daughter of another very interesting person. Well written. I lived through the times she writes about, and can relate. Read morePublished 24 months ago by JohnDennis