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Author Raza, Azra, author.

Title The first cell : and the human costs of pursuing cancer to the last / Azra Raza.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York : Basic Books, 2019.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Nonfiction  616.994 RAZ    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  616.994 RAZ    AVAILABLE
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Description 347 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-325) and index.
Contents Prologue : cancer and its discontents -- Introduction : from last to first -- Omar : the nobleness of life is to do thus -- Per : sandpiles and cancer -- Lady N : a loaded gun -- Kitty C : what wound did ever heal but by degrees? -- JC : one touch of nature makes the whole world kin -- Andrew : was honesty a choice? -- Harvey : death stared him in the face, and he stared right back -- Aftermath : give sorrow words -- Epilogue : the dawn has already arrived.
Subject Cancer -- Treatment -- Popular works.
Cancer -- Prevention -- Popular works.
Raza, Azra.
Oncologists -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 9781541699526 (hardcover)
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