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Howard Florey miracle maker

Author: Kirsty Murray
Publisher: St. Leonards, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The lifestory of medical scientist Howard Florey and his efforts to produce, store and successfully use penicillin to treat infections.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Howard Florey, Baron Florey; Howard Florey, Baron Florey
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kirsty Murray
ISBN: 1864488166 9781864488166 1864488212 9781864488210
OCLC Number: 39292297
Notes: "A little ark book."
Includes index.
Target Audience: Primary and Secondary school students.
Description: 32 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 25 cm
Contents: The serach for a miracle cure1 Beginnings2 Into the World3 The Oxford Team4 Making Miracles5 Birth of a Legend6 Beyond PenicillinImportant datesGlossaryIndex
Responsibility: Kirsty Murray.

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Published to coincide with the centenary of Howard Florey's birth, this short biography explores the Australian scientist's development of penicillin. His work on its anti-bacterial properties in  Read more...

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