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The Resource Passionate minds : the inner world of scientists, Lewis Wolpert and Alison Richards

Passionate minds : the inner world of scientists, Lewis Wolpert and Alison Richards

Label
Passionate minds : the inner world of scientists
Title
Passionate minds
Title remainder
the inner world of scientists
Statement of responsibility
Lewis Wolpert and Alison Richards
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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Wolpert, L.
Dewey number
509.2/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q141
LC item number
.W6786 1997
Literary form
non fiction
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Richards, Alison
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  • Scientists
  • Biologia geral
Label
Passionate minds : the inner world of scientists, Lewis Wolpert and Alison Richards
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A companion volume to A passion for science."
  • Includes index
Contents
Passionate minds / Alison Richards -- Blemished heroes / Carl Djerassi, chemist -- Tapeworm quadrilles / Roald Hoffmann, theoretical chemist -- Worlds apart / Jared Diamond, physiologist and evolutionary biologist -- Scaling the heights / Leroy Hood, biotechnologist -- Clinical science / David Weatherall, clinician and molecular biologist -- Swimming with the tide / James Lighthill, applied mathematician -- Freeing the mind / James Lovelock, chemist -- Gardens of the minds / Peter Mitchell, biochemist -- Not a company man / John Cairns, molecular biologist -- Not all in the genes / Richard Lewontin, evolutionary biologist -- In agreement with nature / Antonio Garcia Bellido, developmental biologist -- Daydreaming molecules / James Black, pharmacologist -- Going into the dark / Gerald Edelman, immunologist and neurobiologist -- Hole in one / Michael Berridge, cell biologist -- Ways of seeing / Elwyn Simons, palaeontologist -- Three quarks for muster mark / Murray Gell-Mann, theoretical physicist -- The weirdest of fancies / Sheldon Glashow, theoretical physicist -- Directly to the heart / Nicole Le Douarin, developmental biologist -- Other minds / Gerald Holton, physicist and historian -- Asking nature / Carlo Rubbia, particle physicist -- A ver �¿�dy desk / David Pilbeam, physical anthropologist -- Of mice and mothers / Anne McLaren, mammalian developmental biologist -- A family affair / Avrion Mitchison, immunologist
Control code
ocm36393391
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 240 p.
Isbn
9780198549048
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
97005783
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
575601
Label
Passionate minds : the inner world of scientists, Lewis Wolpert and Alison Richards
Publication
Note
  • "A companion volume to A passion for science."
  • Includes index
Contents
Passionate minds / Alison Richards -- Blemished heroes / Carl Djerassi, chemist -- Tapeworm quadrilles / Roald Hoffmann, theoretical chemist -- Worlds apart / Jared Diamond, physiologist and evolutionary biologist -- Scaling the heights / Leroy Hood, biotechnologist -- Clinical science / David Weatherall, clinician and molecular biologist -- Swimming with the tide / James Lighthill, applied mathematician -- Freeing the mind / James Lovelock, chemist -- Gardens of the minds / Peter Mitchell, biochemist -- Not a company man / John Cairns, molecular biologist -- Not all in the genes / Richard Lewontin, evolutionary biologist -- In agreement with nature / Antonio Garcia Bellido, developmental biologist -- Daydreaming molecules / James Black, pharmacologist -- Going into the dark / Gerald Edelman, immunologist and neurobiologist -- Hole in one / Michael Berridge, cell biologist -- Ways of seeing / Elwyn Simons, palaeontologist -- Three quarks for muster mark / Murray Gell-Mann, theoretical physicist -- The weirdest of fancies / Sheldon Glashow, theoretical physicist -- Directly to the heart / Nicole Le Douarin, developmental biologist -- Other minds / Gerald Holton, physicist and historian -- Asking nature / Carlo Rubbia, particle physicist -- A ver �¿�dy desk / David Pilbeam, physical anthropologist -- Of mice and mothers / Anne McLaren, mammalian developmental biologist -- A family affair / Avrion Mitchison, immunologist
Control code
ocm36393391
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 240 p.
Isbn
9780198549048
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
97005783
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
575601

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