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The Resource Miracle cure : the creation of antibiotics and the birth of modern medicine, William Rosen

Miracle cure : the creation of antibiotics and the birth of modern medicine, William Rosen

Label
Miracle cure : the creation of antibiotics and the birth of modern medicine
Title
Miracle cure
Title remainder
the creation of antibiotics and the birth of modern medicine
Statement of responsibility
William Rosen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the history of the discovery of antibiotics, including the eccentric characters whose false starts and lucky accidents led to humans having much greater control over the microbes that resulted in previously deadly infections
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10563216
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rosen, William
Dewey number
615.7/922
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RM409
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Antibacterial agents
  • Anti-Bacterial Agents
  • History, 19th Century
  • History, 20th Century
  • History, 21st Century
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the creation of antibiotics and the birth of modern medicine
Label
Miracle cure : the creation of antibiotics and the birth of modern medicine, William Rosen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-342) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: five and a half grams -- All the worse for the fishes -- Patience, skill, luck, and money -- Play with microbes -- The people's department -- To see the problem clearly -- Man of the soil -- Satans into seraphs -- The little stranger -- Disturbing proportions -- Epilogue : the adaptability of the chemist
Control code
ocn952657597
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
358 pages
Isbn
9780525428107
Lccn
2016029488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)952657597
Label
Miracle cure : the creation of antibiotics and the birth of modern medicine, William Rosen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-342) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: five and a half grams -- All the worse for the fishes -- Patience, skill, luck, and money -- Play with microbes -- The people's department -- To see the problem clearly -- Man of the soil -- Satans into seraphs -- The little stranger -- Disturbing proportions -- Epilogue : the adaptability of the chemist
Control code
ocn952657597
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
358 pages
Isbn
9780525428107
Lccn
2016029488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)952657597

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