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Aspirin : the Extraordinary Story of a Wonder Drug.

Author: Diarmuid Jeffreys
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The fascinating and dramatic story of the wonderdrug which changed the world, aspirin.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Jeffreys, Diarmuid.
Aspirin : The Extraordinary Story of a Wonder Drug.
London : Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, ©2005
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Diarmuid Jeffreys
ISBN: 9781408820421 1408820420
OCLC Number: 1020691324
Description: 1 online resource (287 pages)
Contents: Intro; Title Page; Contents; Dedication; Preface; Book One; 1. If you examine a man . . .; 2. The bark of an English tree; 3. The puzzle takes shape; 4. The birth of a wonder drug; Book Two; 5. Patents, patients, and sell, sell, sell!; 6. The chemistsâ#x80;#x99; war; 7. Civilization could disappear . . .; 8. The aspirin age; 9. A moral collapse; Book Three; 10. Soluble solutions and costly competition; 11. So thatâ#x80;#x99;s how it works!; 12. Affairs of the heart; 13. A twenty-first-century wonder drug; Acknowledgements; A Note on the Author; By the Same Author; Notes and Sources; Bibliography; eCopyright.

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The fascinating and dramatic story of the wonderdrug which changed the world, aspirin.

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