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The Lives of a Cell
The Lives of a Cell
Author: Lewis Thomas
Brief glimpses into the many facets of our biological cosmos . . .
ISBN: 61025
Pages: 180
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Publisher: Bantam 1975
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio Cassette
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A slim, short book of tightly packed essays filled with theories, ideas, and musings. My own opinion is that the essays - while interesting - are noticeably dated. But I loved the "time capsule" feel of reading a book by someone who has seen many of his theories become concrete reality, many of his easily-spoken predictions come true. Really interesting.
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Lewis Thomas explores the world around us and examines the complex interdependence of all things.
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Very interesting book of essays on the biology of cells -- easy for the non-scientist to follow, fascinating.
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