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Author Rosen, William, 1955-
Title Miracle cure : the creation of antibiotics and the birth of modern medicine / William Rosen.
Publication Info. New York, New York : Viking, [2017]
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 11  615.7 R    IN LIBRARY
Description 358 pages : ilustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 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.
Subject Antibacterial agents -- History.
Antibiotics -- History.
Added Title Creation of antibiotics and the birth of modern medicine
ISBN 9780525428107 (hardcover)
0525428100 (hardcover)