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Among playwright Mark Oristano’s earliest childhood memories is a photograph in his grandmother’s New York apartment. It was of Albert Einstein, inscribed to his grandfather, Herbert Maass, Sr., thanking him for everything he had done.
“My grandfather was a top Wall Street lawyer from the 20’s through the 50’s. But it wasn’t until long after he was gone that I learned he had been instrumental in both bringing Einstein out of Nazi Germany to the U.S., and building the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, New Jersey, where Einstein spent the last part of his career.”
Having read a few of the thousands of books on Einstein, Oristano said he was struck by an idea.
“I always thought it amazing that we had this genius of geniuses in America, but he was not involved
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