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The Emperor of All Maladies

A Biography of Cancer

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Published by Fourth Estate in London, England .
Written in English


Edition Notes

UK edition

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26458200M
ISBN 100007250924
ISBN 109780007250929
OCLC/WorldCa765526104, 1026259932

The Emperor of All Maladies is a magnificent, profoundly humane “biography” of cancer—from its first documented appearances thousands of years ago through the epic battles in the twentieth century to cure, control, and conquer it to a radical new understanding of its essence. Aug 01,  · Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, and now a documentary from Ken Burns on PBS, The Emperor of All Maladies is a magnificent, profoundly humane "biography" of cancer--from its first documented appearances thousands of years ago through the epic battles in the twentieth century to cure, control, and conquer it to a radical new understanding of its essence.

Riveting, urgent, and surprising, The Emperor of All Maladies provides a fascinating glimpse into the future of cancer treatments. It is an illuminating book that provides hope and clarity to those seeking to demystify cancer. Oct 29,  · The Emperor of All Maladies, Siddhartha Mukherjee's masterly "biography of cancer", is peopled with many such fearsome figures, from the paternalistic, God-like physician stalking the wards to .

The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer Siddhartha Mukherjee, Simon & Schuster pp. ISBN Summary Winner, Pulitzer Prize The Emperor of All Maladies is a magnificent, profoundly humane “biography” of cancer—from its first documented appearances thousands of years ago through the epic battles in the twentieth century to cure, control, and conquer. The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer - Ebook written by Siddhartha Mukherjee. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer/5().


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book’s frontispiece, as “the emperor of all maladies, the king of terrors.” A disclaimer: in science and medicine, where the primacy of a discovery carries supreme weight, the mantle of inventor or discoverer is assigned by a community of scientists and researchers.

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May 28,  · Shortlisted for the Wellcome Trust Book Prize. In The Emperor of All Maladies, Siddhartha Mukherjee, doctor, researcher and award-winning science writer, examines cancer with a cellular biologist’s precision, a historian’s perspective, and a biographer’s passion/5().

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Nov 11,  · “The Emperor of All Maladies” provides a survey of the different ways in which cancer has been understood in different eras, from the Greeks’ idea that it was caused by black bile, one of. Siddhartha Mukherjee ( -) is the author of The Emperor of all Maladies: a Biography of Cancer.

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Authors Note This book is a history of cancer. It is a chronicle.Siddhartha Mukherjee’s book, The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer, is nothing less than an account of the 4,year quest to understand and treat cancer, a malady that continues to plague us over the centuries.

Mukherjee, an Indian-American oncologist and author, received a Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction for the work.