The Emperor Of All Maladies : A Biography Of Cancer

The Emperor Of All Maladies : A Biography Of Cancer

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A magnificently written "biography" of cancer--from its origins to the epic battle to cure, control, and conquer it.
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616.994 MUKAdult NonfictionOn Hold

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Edition Statement :

1st Scribner hardcover ed.

Content :

"Of blacke cholor, without boyling" -- An impatient war -- "Will you turn me out if I can't get better?" -- Prevention is the cure -- "A distorted version of our normal selves" -- The fruits of long endeavors -- Atossa's war.

Publication, Distribution, etc. :

New York : Scribner, c2010.

ISBN :

1439107955

Physical Description :

xiv, 571 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.

Notes :

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects :