This writing is depicting the story of one genius scientist in twentieth century. Curious boy in his early life, eager in how the nature works chronicles the odissey to search for his joyful and meaning of the life. In part of Manhattan Project, from MIT to Caltech sojourning in Los Alamos he portrays such a consistent life in the field of expertise and his contribution as well. The book frequently tells about his embarassing story from kind of genius character, not lousy, full of excitement life and his experiencing the world ; showing about the seemingly usual life but full of what is living for and how to enjoy it innocently.
This book is not drawing much about technical stuff or going much into detail; depends on the preference of the reader, it tells the brief life and what the author intended for ubiquitous readers. Some curiosities is there, some ingenious exists.
Some story is somehow too unimportant or boring, since that part is going to indirection. However thats only a little part. And the book is valuable to reader's expense and, of course, time.