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The Resource Breakthrough! : how the 10 greatest discoveries in medicine saved millions and changed our view of the world, Jon Queijo

Breakthrough! : how the 10 greatest discoveries in medicine saved millions and changed our view of the world, Jon Queijo

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Breakthrough! : how the 10 greatest discoveries in medicine saved millions and changed our view of the world
Title
Breakthrough!
Title remainder
how the 10 greatest discoveries in medicine saved millions and changed our view of the world
Statement of responsibility
Jon Queijo
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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1955-
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Queijo, Jon
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Medicine
  • Discoveries in science
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Breakthrough! : how the 10 greatest discoveries in medicine saved millions and changed our view of the world, Jon Queijo
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The world's first physician : Hippocrates and the discovery of medicine -- How cholera saved civilization : the discovery of sanitation -- Invisible invaders : the discovery of germs and how they cause disease -- For the relief of unbearable pain : the discovery of anesthesia -- I'm looking through you : the discovery of X-rays -- The scratch that saved a million lives : the discovery of vaccines -- From ancient molds to modern miracles : the discovery of antibiotics -- Breaking God's code : the discovery of heredity, genetics, and DNA -- Medicines for the mind : the discovery of drugs for madness, sadness, and fear -- A return to tradition : the rediscovery of alternative medicine -- Epilogue
Control code
000045048757
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 287 p.
Isbn
9780137137480
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Breakthrough! : how the 10 greatest discoveries in medicine saved millions and changed our view of the world, Jon Queijo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The world's first physician : Hippocrates and the discovery of medicine -- How cholera saved civilization : the discovery of sanitation -- Invisible invaders : the discovery of germs and how they cause disease -- For the relief of unbearable pain : the discovery of anesthesia -- I'm looking through you : the discovery of X-rays -- The scratch that saved a million lives : the discovery of vaccines -- From ancient molds to modern miracles : the discovery of antibiotics -- Breaking God's code : the discovery of heredity, genetics, and DNA -- Medicines for the mind : the discovery of drugs for madness, sadness, and fear -- A return to tradition : the rediscovery of alternative medicine -- Epilogue
Control code
000045048757
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 287 p.
Isbn
9780137137480
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Other physical details
ill.

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