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Ludwik Hirszfeld : the story of one life

Author: Ludwik Hirszfeld; Marta A Balińska; William H Schneider
Publisher: Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press, 2010.
Series: Rochester studies in medical history, v. 16.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An annotated English translation of the autobiography of Polish microbiologist Ludwik Hirszfeld (1884-1954), with a focus on his contributions to international public health.

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Genre/Form: Personal Narrative
Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hirszfeld, Ludwik, 1884-1954.
Ludwik Hirszfeld.
Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press, 2010
(OCoLC)697126519
Named Person: Ludwik Hirszfeld; Ludwik Hirszfeld; Ludwik Hirszfeld; Ludwik Hirszfeld
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ludwik Hirszfeld; Marta A Balińska; William H Schneider
ISBN: 9781580463386 158046338X
OCLC Number: 462878503
Language Note: Translated from the Polish.
Description: xxxv, 456 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
Contents: Foreword by Arthur E. MourantIntroduction by Marta A. Balinska and William H. SchneiderForeword by Ludwik Hirszfeld to the original 1946 editionUniversity YearsAssistantship in HeidelbergSojourn in ZurichThe Great WarArmee d'OrientHome AgainLife in WarsawLife within the InstituteScientific ActivitiesScientific MeetingsInternational Congress of Anthropologists in Amsterdam; Opening of Schools of Hygiene in Budapest and ZagrebThe 1935 Blood Transfusion Congress in RomeThe 1937 International Congress in ParisThe 1937 International Cancer Congress in BrusselsThe 1939 General Pathology Congress in RomeMedical Academy in Paris; French YouthA Home in the SunThe Autumn Draws OnBefore the StormThe Siege of WarsawOustedThe City of DeathLectures and CoursesTyphus in the DistrictThe Health CouncilIn the Shadow of the Church of All SaintsRace or Tradition?The Beginning of the EndLeap into the UnknownThe Life of an Obscure ManMy Evening SongMy Greatest DefeatThe Origins of This BookExtermination CampsThe Last Upsurge of a Perishing NationA Chased AnimalThe Turning Point for the Jewish NationThe Great GuiltAfterwordAppendix: Biographical Annex of Frequently Cited Names
Series Title: Rochester studies in medical history, v. 16.
Other Titles: Historia jednego życia.
Responsibility: translated and edited by Marta A. Balińska ; edited by William H. Schneider.

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Balinska and Schneider should be applauded. . . today's readers will find it an intriguing piece of cutting-edge experimental science, an example of the relation between political context and Read more...

 
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