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  • The emperor of all maladies : a biography of cancer

    The emperor of all maladies : a biography of cancer2010

    by Siddhartha Mukherjee

    (82,161)

    Summary: A magnificently written "biography" of cancer--from its origins to the epic battle to cure, control, and conquer it.

    BOOK

    Call #: 616.994 MUK

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Cancer [DVD] : the emperor of all maladies

    Cancer : the emperor of all maladies2015

    Summary: Presents a history of cancer, from ancient times to the present day. Includes stories of contemporary patients and examines the latest scientific research which might indicate that we are on the brink of a lasting cure.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 616.994 CAN

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • The Philadelphia chromosome [downloadable ebook] / a mutant gene and the quest to cure cancer at the genetic level

    The Philadelphia chromosome / a mutant gene and the quest to cure cancer at the genetic level2013

    by Jessica Wapner

    (749)

    Summary: This work focuses on what is widely viewed as the 'poster child' of rational drug development in the cancer research world. The history of the founding of a genetic mutant chromosome in the...  more »

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  • Sadako and the thousand paper cranes [downloadable ebook]

    Sadako and the thousand paper cranes2004

    by Eleanor Coerr

    (21,815)

    Summary: Hospitalized with the dreaded atom bomb disease, leukemia, a child in Hiroshima races against time to fold one thousand paper cranes to verify the legend that by doing so a sick person will become healthy.

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  • Sadako and the thousand paper cranes

    Sadako and the thousand paper cranes1977

    by Eleanor Coerr

    (21,815)

    Summary: Hospitalized with the dreaded atom bomb disease, leukemia, a child in Hiroshima races against time to fold one thousand paper cranes to verify the legend that by doing so a sick person will become healthy.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B SASAKI

    Location: Juvenile Biographies

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  • Living out loud : sports, cancer, and the things worth fighting for

    Living out loud : sports, cancer, and the things worth fighting for2016

    by Craig Sager Sr

    (276)

    Summary: "In Living Out Loud, Craig Sager shares incredible stories from his remarkable career and chronicles his heroic battle. Whether he's sprinting across Wrigley Field mid-game as a college student with...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B SAGER

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  • The complete story of Sadako Sasaki and the thousand cranes

    The complete story of Sadako Sasaki and the thousand cranes2020

    by Sue DiCicco

    (69)

    Summary: In this book, author Sue DiCicco and Sadako's older brother Masahiro tell her complete story in English for the first time -- how Sadako's courage throughout her illness inspired family and friends,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J B SASAKI

    Location: New Juvenile Biographies

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