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Jacob, François 1920-2013

Overview
Works: 128 works in 461 publications in 16 languages and 7,336 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Interviews  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author, Redactor, Interviewee, Thesis advisor, Honoree, Actor, Publishing director, Other, Translator
Classifications: QH428, 575
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Most widely held works by François Jacob
The logic of life : a history of heredity by François Jacob( Book )

77 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Logic of Life François Jacob looks at the way our understanding of biology has changed since the sixteenth century. He describes four fundamental turning points in the perception of the structure of living things: the discoveries of the functions of organs, cells, chromosomes and genes, and DNA
Of flies, mice, and men by François Jacob( Book )

24 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tells the story of how the marvelous discoveries of molecular and developmental biology are transforming our understanding of who we are and where we came from. Jacob scrutinizes the place of the scientist in society". -- Jacket
The possible and the actual by François Jacob( Book )

16 editions published between 1982 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verhandeling van de Franse Nobelprijswinnaar voor medicijnen (1965) over reikwijdte en grens van de evolutietheorie
Sexuality and the genetics of bacteria by Elie L Wollman( Book )

38 editions published between 1959 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le jeu des possibles : essai sur la diversité du vivant by François Jacob( Book )

18 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in French and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Réflexion d'un célèbre biologiste sur la théorie dde l'évolution, son statut et son contenu, mais aussi sur l'hérédité, la reproduction, la sexualité, le vieillissement, la mort, etc. Trois parties: Mythe et science - Le bricolage de l'évolution - Le temps et l'invention de l'avenir. Un texte essentiel. Réimpression
Sciences de la vie et société : rapport présenté à M. le Président de la République by François Gros( Book )

19 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in French and Undetermined and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The statue within : an autobiography by François Jacob( Book )

22 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le célèbre biologiste évoque sa vie et les péripéties de ses recherches et dégage la "statue intérieure" qui constitue le noyau le plus dur de son caractère
Les bactéries lysogènes et la notion de provirus by François Jacob( Book )

12 editions published in 1954 in French and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il gioco dei possibili by François Jacob( Book )

23 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in 8 languages and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CONTENIDO: Mito y ciencia - El bricolage de la evolución - El tiempo y la invención del porvenir
Die Maus, die Fliege und der Mensch : über die moderne Genforschung by François Jacob( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in German and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Logik des Lebenden; von der Urzeugung zum genetischen Code by François Jacob( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in German and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'art d'aimer la science : psychologie de l'esprit scientifique by Pascal Nouvel( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La logica del vivente : storia dell'ereditarietà by François Jacob( Book )

4 editions published between 1971 and 1990 in Italian and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cang ying.lao shu.ren : cong ke xue yu shen hua kan sheng ming qi yuan yu ji yin shi jie by Jie ke( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in Chinese and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biología molecular by Francois y otros Jacob( Book )

11 editions published between 1975 and 1986 in Spanish and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tiers-monde, poids et mesures by Jean-Michel Glachant( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in French and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recherches sur la lysogénie by François Jacob( Book )

4 editions published in 1954 in French and Undetermined and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zao Wou-ki : paintings, 1980-1985 : [exhibition] May 6 to 31, 1986 by Wou-ki Zao( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leçon inaugurale faite le vendredi 7 mai 1965 by François Jacob( Book )

11 editions published between 1965 and 1973 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Logik des Lebenden : eine Geschichte der Vererbung by François Jacob( Book )

2 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in German and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Of flies, mice, and men
Alternative Names
Franciscus Jacob

François Jacob biologo francese

François Jacob francuski genetyk, noblista

François Jacob Frans biochemicus (1920-2013)

François Jacob französischer Mediziner, Physiologe und Genetiker

François Jacob French biologist

Francois Jakob

Jacob, F. 1920-2013

Jacob, François

Jakob Fransua

Φρανσουά Ζακόμπ

Жакоб, Франсуа

Франсоа Жакоб

Франсуа Жакоб

ז׳קוב, פרנסוא 1920-

ז׳קוב, פרנסואה 1920-

ז'קוב, פרנסואה 1920-

פרנסואה ז'קוב

جاكوب، فرنسواز، 1920-

فرانسوا جاكوب، 1920-

فرانسوا جیکب

فرانسوا یاکوب

فرانکیوس جیکب

فرنسوا جاكوب

ფრანსუა ჟაკობი

ジャコブ, フランソワ

フランソワ・ジャコブ

弗朗索瓦·雅各布

方斯華·賈克柏

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Of flies, mice, and menThe statue within : an autobiographyIl gioco dei possibili