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The Resource The first cell : and the human costs of pursuing cancer to the last, Azra Raza

The first cell : and the human costs of pursuing cancer to the last, Azra Raza

Label
The first cell : and the human costs of pursuing cancer to the last
Title
The first cell
Title remainder
and the human costs of pursuing cancer to the last
Statement of responsibility
Azra Raza
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A world-class oncologist delivers a devastating and deeply personal examination of cancer, offering a searing account of how both medicine and society (mis)treats cancer, how people can do better, and why they must
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Raza, Azra
Dewey number
616.99/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC263
LC item number
.R39 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
QZ 21
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Raza, Azra
  • Oncologists
  • Personal Narrative
Label
The first cell : and the human costs of pursuing cancer to the last, Azra Raza
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-325) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : cancer and its discontents -- Introduction : from last to first -- Omar : the nobleness of life is to do thus -- Per : sandpiles and cancer -- Lady N : a loaded gun -- Kitty C : what wound did ever heal but by degrees? -- JC : one touch of nature makes the whole world kin -- Andrew : was honesty a choice? -- Harvey : death stared him in the face, and he stared right back -- Aftermath : give sorrow words -- Epilogue : the dawn has already arrived
Control code
on1121477382
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
347 pages
Isbn
9781541699526
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2019016257
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1121477382
Label
The first cell : and the human costs of pursuing cancer to the last, Azra Raza
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-325) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : cancer and its discontents -- Introduction : from last to first -- Omar : the nobleness of life is to do thus -- Per : sandpiles and cancer -- Lady N : a loaded gun -- Kitty C : what wound did ever heal but by degrees? -- JC : one touch of nature makes the whole world kin -- Andrew : was honesty a choice? -- Harvey : death stared him in the face, and he stared right back -- Aftermath : give sorrow words -- Epilogue : the dawn has already arrived
Control code
on1121477382
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
347 pages
Isbn
9781541699526
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2019016257
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1121477382

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