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The emperor of all maladies : a biography of cancer
Title:
The emperor of all maladies : a biography of cancer
ISBN:
9781439107959

9781439195703

9781439181713
Publication Information:
New York : Scribner, c2010.
Physical Description:
xiv, 571 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 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 distorted version of our normal selves" -- The fruits of long endeavors -- Atossa's war.
Abstract:
A magnificently written "biography" of cancer--from its origins to the epic battle to cure, control, and conquer it.
Format:
Book

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