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One in three : the discovery of cancer and the search for a cure

Author: Adam Wishart
Publisher: London : Profile, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Interweaves two powerful stories, of Adam and his father, and the search for a cure from cancer. This book looks at the progress of medicine that has resulted, over the years, in declining death  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Personal Narratives
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Named Person: Adam Wishart; Adam Wishart; Adam Wishart
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adam Wishart
ISBN: 9781861977526 1861977522
OCLC Number: 62761724
Awards: Short-listed for Royal Society Prize for Science Books: General Prize 2007
Description: 312 pages
Responsibility: Adam Wishart.

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...few who have read it would write off One In Three, Adam Wishart's fascinating if avowedly non-expert account of the quest for a cure for cancer - woven around the story of his father's struggle Read more...

 
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