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The Resource The lives of a cell; : notes of a biology watcher

The lives of a cell; : notes of a biology watcher

Label
The lives of a cell; : notes of a biology watcher
Title
The lives of a cell;
Title remainder
notes of a biology watcher
Statement of responsibility
Lewis Thomas
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Essays which appeared in the New England journal of medicine. His reflections and observations on man and nature, science and life, biology and life and on health and language
Summary
A physician and cancer researcher shares his personal observations on the uniformity, diversity, interdependence, and strange powers of the earth's life forms
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
204244
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
301.31/01
Index
no index present
LC call number
QH331
LC item number
.T45 1974
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
QH 331
NLM item number
T458L 1974
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
notes of a biology watcher
Label
The lives of a cell; : notes of a biology watcher
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Essays which appeared in the New England journal of medicine, 1971-73
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 149-153
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The lives of a cell -- Thoughts for a countdown -- On societies as organisms -- A fear of pheromones -- The music of This sphere -- An earnest proposal -- The technology of medicine -- Vibes -- Ceti -- The long habit -- Antaeus in Manhattan -- The MBL -- Autonomy -- Organelles as organisms -- Germs -- Your very good health -- Social talk -- Information -- Death in the open -- Natural science -- Natural man -- The Iks -- Computers -- The planning of science -- Some biomythology -- On various words -- Living language -- On probability and possibility -- The world's biggest membrane
Control code
5135
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
153 p.
Isbn
9780670434428
Lccn
73018888
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00918053
  • (OCoLC)918053
Label
The lives of a cell; : notes of a biology watcher
Publication
Note
Essays which appeared in the New England journal of medicine, 1971-73
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 149-153
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The lives of a cell -- Thoughts for a countdown -- On societies as organisms -- A fear of pheromones -- The music of This sphere -- An earnest proposal -- The technology of medicine -- Vibes -- Ceti -- The long habit -- Antaeus in Manhattan -- The MBL -- Autonomy -- Organelles as organisms -- Germs -- Your very good health -- Social talk -- Information -- Death in the open -- Natural science -- Natural man -- The Iks -- Computers -- The planning of science -- Some biomythology -- On various words -- Living language -- On probability and possibility -- The world's biggest membrane
Control code
5135
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
153 p.
Isbn
9780670434428
Lccn
73018888
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00918053
  • (OCoLC)918053

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