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The Resource Science is beautiful : disease and medicine : under the microscope, Colin Salter

Science is beautiful : disease and medicine : under the microscope, Colin Salter

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Science is beautiful : disease and medicine : under the microscope
Title
Science is beautiful
Title remainder
disease and medicine : under the microscope
Statement of responsibility
Colin Salter
Title variation
Disease and medicine : under the microscope
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The microscopic world is profoundly fascinating - and also beautiful. This stunning collection unearths some of the most wonderful microscopic images of human and animal disease and medicine ever made possible by technology in unprecedented detail. Understand the science behind the image - whether it's the effect of malaria on a red blood cell, the presence of E. coli bacteria on a dollar bill, morphine crystals or the bubonic plague carried by a flea. Each micrograph is accompanied by simple explanations of the cells or chemicals shown, as well as descriptions of the history behind each disease and cure. Discover how some of the most devastating diseases can be incredibly beautiful up close, and find out more about the microscopic battlegrounds within our bodies."--Back cover
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Salter, Colin
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH582
LC item number
.S33 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Diseases
  • Viruses
  • Bacteria
  • Medicine
  • Bacteria
  • Diseases
  • Medicine
  • Viruses
  • SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology
Label
Science is beautiful : disease and medicine : under the microscope, Colin Salter
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Chiefly illustrations
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Chronic disease -- Virus -- Bacteria -- Medicine -- Animal Disease
Control code
ocn978437531
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9781849944410
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781849944410
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)978437531
  • (Sirsi) a2030727
Label
Science is beautiful : disease and medicine : under the microscope, Colin Salter
Publication
Note
  • Chiefly illustrations
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Chronic disease -- Virus -- Bacteria -- Medicine -- Animal Disease
Control code
ocn978437531
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9781849944410
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781849944410
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)978437531
  • (Sirsi) a2030727

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