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 Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. This book was not only a bestseller for a lengthy period after publication, it has remained high on lists of recommended reading for science and has been an inspiration xe many aspiring physicians and scientists.

Simply knowing to wash hands, boil drinking water and stay away from mosquito bites improved the human condition immeasurably. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.

Then why focus on him? Los Cazadores de Microbios by Paul de Kruif.

The author has that wonderful chatty style so loved and familiar at the birth of the 20th century. Open Preview See a Problem? It is amazing how many researches and physicians from my generation read and were impacted by this book.

I wish i had travel it before 2year of mbbs! What is particularly impressive is his ability to set each researcher’s accomplishments squarely within the context of what was known at the time. 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.


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Publishing as Paul de Kruif, he is most noted for his book, Microbe Hunters. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Crazy that no one even knew they existed for so long. The characters, their actual process and what techniques needed mastering just to even study microbes is all very clearly explained with great colourful description.

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I’ve read this book when I was 16 and later when I was He was utterly correct. Microbioss also enjoyed seeing the retelling, if to be believed, of these peoples’ lives — such strong personalities. I don’t think it was intentional.

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. I guess it shaped my life. He graduated from the University of Caazdor with a Bachelor’s degree and remained to obtain a Ph.

Mild racism made much more icky because he was so playful about it. And then to follow up with human experimentation just left me feeling less fun and a cazadog skeeved. After reading it inI decided this is how I wanted to spend my life.

I swear it will be not just educational for you but also very interesting. But not the majority.

However, retrospective application of current norms of political correctness would be both unfair and pointless. But should I judge ve for where society was when he wrote it? Late in the 19th century, Louis Pasteur figured out ways to kill bacteria in livestock, wine and beer, and ultimately humans. God’s creations are incredible! As a lifetime scientist who was first tempted to pursue my career when I read this book, I am glad it can still remind me that I made the casador choice.


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Reader need not have any science background to understand and appreciate this book. Refresh and try again. It is not quite a thriller, but does read like a fiction.

To ask other readers questions about Los Cazadores de Microbiosplease sign up. Lists with This Book. In other ways I just want to live in that fun, light style and not have to think about all of those difficult subjects.

Anthrax, plague, malaria, yellow fever, tuberculosis, cholera and many other disease causing microbes were identified. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. It is about the early scientists who discovered microbes and bacteria and, sometimes, the way to combat the power of those microbes. It is a simple book with all the mayor microbiology discovers, told in a very light and interesting way.

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