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Jacob, François 1920-2013

Overview
Works: 139 works in 508 publications in 16 languages and 7,787 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author, Redactor, Interviewee, Thesis advisor, 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 Franois Jacob( Book )

87 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,968 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 Franois Jacob( Book )

35 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 1,097 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 Franois Jacob( Book )

22 editions published between 1982 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 1,022 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 lie L Wollman( Book )

28 editions published between 1961 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

46 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in 8 languages and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CONTENIDO: Mito y ciencia - El bricolage de la evolución - El tiempo y la invención del porvenir
Sciences de la vie et société : rapport présenté à M. le Président de la République by Franois Gros( Book )

19 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in French and Undetermined and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

31 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Het levensverhaal van de Franse microbioloog en Nobelprijswinnaar Medicijnen (1965) François Jacob (geb. 1920)
The logic of living systems : a history of heredity by Franois Jacob( Book )

7 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and French and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La sexualité des bactéries by Elie L Wollman( Book )

8 editions published in 1959 in French and English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les bactéries lysogènes et la notion de provirus by Franois Jacob( Book )

12 editions published in 1954 in French and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published in 1972 in German and held by 66 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 64 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

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

3 editions published in 1983 in French and Undetermined and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La lógica de lo viviente : una historia de la herencia by Franois Jacob( Book )

8 editions published between 1972 and 1999 in Spanish and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recherches sur la lysogénie by Franois Jacob( Book )

4 editions published in 1954 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1965 and 1973 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in German and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Génétique cellulaire by Franois Jacob( )

1 edition published in 1965 in Undetermined and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Of flies, mice, and men
Alternative Names
Franciscus Jacob

Franois Jacob biologo francese

Franois Jacob francuski genetyk, noblista

Franois Jacob franzsischer Mediziner, Physiologe und Genetiker

Franois Jacob French biologist

Francois Jakob

Jacob, F. 1920-2013

Jacob, Franois

Jakob Fransua

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

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 menLe jeu des possibles : essai sur la diversité du vivantThe statue within : an autobiography