Esta obra habla de varios investigadores o cazadores de microbios nocivos, causantes éstos de terribles enfermedades como la rabia, la tuberculosis, la difteria. – Buy Los cazadores de microbios book online at best prices in india on Read Los cazadores de microbios book reviews & author details. Los Cazadores de Microbios by Paul De Kruif, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. This book is what introduced me to the world of medical research. I’m almost 61 years old now and retired, but I spent over 35 years of my life pursuing this career and never regretted it. Paperbackpages. Don’t have a Kindle? I love how lots of people gladly volunteered their lives in a gamble for a microbips not sure a nanny government would LET you and b if perfectly healthy people would subject themselves to same torment.

The egos, the battles and cazadorr politics going alongside are all part of the fantastic breadth of this book. The book is divided into chapters based on each major character.

Reading the book made me think about becoming something other than an astronomer or cosmologist. The science part was fascinating. This a tough one for me to rank. This is again why I think it should be on every school curriculum before students move on to dry, more formal books. The writing was different. I put off reading this for so long because, really, it looked so boring!


Wrong headed, but honest. Return to Book Page. Getting to know the characters that set a foundation for future microbe hunters is an enjoyable and surprisingly humorous read.

No se como describirlo pero este libro se ha convertido en algo especial para mi, me encanta como esta redactado y creo que llego a mi vida en un momento bueno y bonito.

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So here I am at the end thinking about inherent racism, sexism, and moral ambiguity of medicine and history. Then why focus on him?

Los detalles con los relata los momentos trascendentes de estos pioneros de la ciencia son exquisitos. Crazy that no one even knew they existed for so long. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Get to Know Us. Not just comforting words as her baby turned blue and drown with lungs full of liquid.

Anthrax, plague, malaria, yellow fever, tuberculosis, cholera and many other disease causing microbes were identified.

This was a “car book,” something I read out loud mixrobios my husband as we travel distances, especially on our weekly trips to SF. It has been astounding journey. Trivia About Microbe Hunters.

He acts as if Paul Ehrlich did almost nothing, but suggest weird ideas and secure money and means. Even though Lewis was listed as the sole author, De Kruif’s contribution was significant, and he received 25 percent of the royalties.


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And they get more hate-filled, claiming people are less than human and have no right to have emotions. I was really disappointed to read online that the newer edition retains all the racist crap.

Paul Henry de Kruif was an American microbiologist and author of Dutch descent. I recommend this book to anyone who has any remote interest in science and medicine The characters, their actual process and what techniques needed mastering just to even study microbes is all very clearly explained with great colourful description.

Why am I reviewing it now? Crazy small stuff that affects our ability to survive on earth. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Lists with This Book.

Published July by Ediciones Leyenda first published Potential readers need to know right away that this book is close to years old, the ONLY reason this matters is that some of the language and the style of the writing was of its time. Be the first to review this item Would you like to tell us about a lower price?