The Key to Genius

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Prometheus Books, 1988 - Psychology - 220 pages
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The lives and careers of Newton, Dickens, Beethoven, and Van Gogh are examined to illustrate the role of manic-depression in the lives of talented people. The authors suggest ways to reduce the problems of this illness while increasing the advantages it can bring".Grippingly interesting". -- Journal of the American Medical Association

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Contents

A Dissection of Genius
7
ManicDepression
19
Newton
39
Copyright

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Lieb is a psychiatrist in private practice and former director of the Dana Psychiatric Clinic at Yale-New Haven Hospital.

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