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The emperor of scent : a story of perfume, obsession, and the last mystery of the senses

Author: Chandler Burr
Publisher: New York, NY : Random House, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This true story profiles a scientific genius with eerie powers of smell who uses his gifts to solve one of the body's last secrets: how the nose works.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Burr, Chandler, 1963-
Emperor of scent.
New York, NY Random House, ©2002
(OCoLC)665111611
Named Person: Luca Turin; Luca Turin; Luca Turin
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Chandler Burr
ISBN: 0375507973 9780375507977
OCLC Number: 49260256
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xii, 318 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: pt. 1. Creation --
1. Mystery --
2. Creation --
3. Writing --
4. Nature --
pt. 2. War --
5. Companies.
Responsibility: Chandler Burr.
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This true story profiles a scientific genius with eerie powers of smell who uses his gifts to solve one of the body's last secrets: how the nose works.

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