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The Resource The lives of a cell : notes of a biology watcher, Lewis Thomas

The lives of a cell : notes of a biology watcher, Lewis Thomas

Label
The lives of a cell : notes of a biology watcher
Title
The lives of a cell
Title remainder
notes of a biology watcher
Statement of responsibility
Lewis Thomas
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The book explores the world around us and examines the complex interdependence of all things
Awards note
National Book Award for Arts and Letters (Nonfiction), 1974.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1913-1993
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thomas, Lewis
Dewey number
301.31/01
Index
no index present
Interest level
High School
LC call number
QH331
LC item number
.T45 1978
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
QH 331 T458L 1974
Reading level
10
Study program name
Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Biology
Target audience
adult
Label
The lives of a cell : notes of a biology watcher, Lewis Thomas
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Essays which appeared in the New England journal of medicine, 1971-73
  • Reprint of the edition published by Viking Press, New York
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-153)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The lives of a cell -- Thoughts for a countdown -- On societies as organisms -- A fear of pheromones -- The music of this sphere -- An earnest proposal -- The technology of medicine -- Vibes -- Ceti -- The long habit -- Antaeus in Manhattan -- The MBL -- Autonomy -- Organelles as organisms -- Germs -- Your very good health -- Social talk -- Information -- Death in the open -- Natural science -- Natural man -- The Iks -- Computers -- The planning of science -- Some biomythology -- On various words -- Living language -- On probability and possibility -- The world's biggest membrane
Control code
ocm03167931
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
153 pages
Isbn
9780140047431
Lccn
77023762
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
570.1 T375 ; XX-N ; [A18BP215, #35, 5@16.00, ES/ ] ; cnc 5/19.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 3167931
  • (OCoLC)3167931
Label
The lives of a cell : notes of a biology watcher, Lewis Thomas
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Essays which appeared in the New England journal of medicine, 1971-73
  • Reprint of the edition published by Viking Press, New York
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-153)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The lives of a cell -- Thoughts for a countdown -- On societies as organisms -- A fear of pheromones -- The music of this sphere -- An earnest proposal -- The technology of medicine -- Vibes -- Ceti -- The long habit -- Antaeus in Manhattan -- The MBL -- Autonomy -- Organelles as organisms -- Germs -- Your very good health -- Social talk -- Information -- Death in the open -- Natural science -- Natural man -- The Iks -- Computers -- The planning of science -- Some biomythology -- On various words -- Living language -- On probability and possibility -- The world's biggest membrane
Control code
ocm03167931
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
153 pages
Isbn
9780140047431
Lccn
77023762
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
570.1 T375 ; XX-N ; [A18BP215, #35, 5@16.00, ES/ ] ; cnc 5/19.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 3167931
  • (OCoLC)3167931

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