Lives of a Cell

Front Cover
Bantam, 1974 - Biology
10 Reviews

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
5
4 stars
4
3 stars
1
2 stars
0
1 star
0

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - AlanWPowers - LibraryThing

The author invited my wife, the artist Susan Mohl Powers (google her on wikipedia), to exhibit at Sloan Kettering after she did at Squibb International Headquarters in Princeton (and was reviewed in ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - augustgarage - LibraryThing

Some of the same insight (though more informed) as Herzog, though with a much more optimistic perspective. The essay about "computers" seems hopelessly outdated, but otherwise the book has aged pretty well. Read full review

Contents

The Lives of a Cell
1
A Fear of Pheromones
17
An Earnest Proposal
29
Copyright

4 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1974)

Thomas was a physician, researcher, author, and teacher best known for his essays, which contain lucid meditations and reflections on a wide range of topics. He was a former dean of New York University Medical School and president of the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.

Bibliographic information