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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:   eBook : Document : 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
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Burr, Chandler, 1963-
Emperor of scent.
New York, NY : Random House, ©2002
(DLC) 2002023697
(OCoLC)49260256
Named Person: Luca Turin; Luca Turin; Luca Turin
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Chandler Burr
ISBN: 9781588362605 1588362604 129909354X 9781299093546
OCLC Number: 680207945
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 318 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
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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