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The emperor of all maladies : a biography of cancer

Author: Siddhartha Mukherjee
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Scribner trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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A magnificently written "biography" of cancer--from its origins to the epic battle to cure, control, and conquer it.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Siddhartha Mukherjee
ISBN: 1439170916 9781439170915
OCLC Number: 876229841
Description: xviii, 573 p., [8] p. de plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: "Of blacke cholor, without boyling". An impatient war --
"Will you turn me out if I can't get better?". Prevention is the cure --
"A distroted version of our normal selves". The fruits of long endeavors.
Responsibility: Siddhartha Mukherjee.

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A magnificently written "biography" of cancer--from its origins to the epic battle to cure, control, and conquer it.

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