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Great Feuds in Medicine

Ten of the Liveliest Disputes Ever

by Hal Hellman

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Published by Wiley .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages256
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Open LibraryOL7613369M
ISBN 100471208337
ISBN 109780471208334

  Great feuds in medicine: ten of the liveliest disputes ever. Hal Hellman. ( pages, £) John Wiley & Sons Ltd, ISBN Author: Frank Dobbs. GREAT FEUDS IN MEDICINE. Ten of the Liveliest Disputes Ever. by Hal Hellman. BUY NOW FROM A simple but solid introduction to the history of medicine. Pub Date: March 9th, ISBN: Page count our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Author: Hal Hellman.

Hal Hellman, a writer of popular science, has provided a valuable service in his new book, Great Feuds in Medicine, revealing how difficult it can be to . To my surprise Hal Hellman was briefly interviewed and mention was made of his series of books on “great feuds”. He has previously written 3 books on the subjects of science(), medicine(), and technology(). His latest, Great Feuds in Mathematics, is .

Featuring a mix of famous and lesser-known stories, Great Feuds in Medicine includes the fascinating accounts of William Harvey's battle with the medical establishment over his discovery of the circulation of blood; Louis Pasteur's fight over his theory of germs; and the nasty dispute between American Robert Gallo and French researcher Luc /5(4).   GREAT FEUDS IN MEDICINE by Hal Hellman a Non-Fiction book ISBN ISBN with cover, excerpt, author notes, review link, and availability. Buy a copy today!


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Hal Hellman, a writer of popular science, has provided a valuable service in his new book, Great Feuds in Medicine, revealing how difficult it can be to create and disseminate innovative medical information.

Hellman has assembled 10 chapters in medical history, a series of contentious cases with ``some special drama or scientific interest'' to Cited by: 6. Featuring a mix of famous and lesser-known stories, Great Feuds in Medicine includes the fascinating accounts of William Harvey's battle with the medical establishment over his discovery of the circulation of blood; Louis Pasteur's fight over his theory of germs; and the nasty dispute between American Robert Gallo and French researcher Luc Cited by: 7.

Great Feuds in Medicine book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. An exciting, well-researched work, which should appeal to an /5. Many scientists in Great Feuds in Medicine had to struggle against the dogmatic, almost instinctual resistance to change that has prevailed Author: Steve Horwitz.

HAL HELLMAN is the author of twenty-seven popular science books, including Great Feuds in Science (Wiley) and the six-book series World of the Future. He has also Great Feuds in Medicine book science articles for the New York Times, Omni, Reader's Digest, Psychology Today, and : Turner Publishing Company.

The colorful true stories of ten monumental feuds in the history of technology The history of technology is full of heated disputes over who, exactly, invented what. In this encore to his international bestsellers Great Feuds in Science and Great Feuds in Medicine, Hal Hellman brings to life ten of technology's most celebrated quarrels.

The 10 chapters in this exhaustively referenced book by Hall Hellman, also the author of Great Feuds in Science, describe the trials and tribulations of nine men and one woman who were engaged in sometimes vicious controversies about discoveries in medical science over four centuries.

The book presents a fascinating review of the torture that these scientists endured. Great Feuds in Medicine: Ten of the Liveliest Disputes Ever by Hal Hellman. John Wiley and Sons, £, pp ISBN 0 4.

Rating: ★★Author: Bernard Knight. The first thing that gets you in is the title: Great Feuds in Medicine: Ten of the Liveliest Disputes you open the book, you're bound to find at least one chapter to interest you.

The. Most of the feuds in this book, as compared to the rest in the series, are direct but don't seem as heated for some reason. Definitely a solid selection of controversies except for the discussion on squaring the circle, which seems like it should've been in the math feuds book/5.

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Free shipping for many products. "An exciting, well-researched work, which should appeal to anyone with an interest in the nature and progress of the human race."—American ScientistThe cataclysmic clash of medical ideas and personalities comes to colorful lifeIn this follow-up to the critically acclaimed Great Feuds in Science (Wiley: ), Hal Hellman tells the stories of the ten most.

Hal Hellman![][1] John Wiley and Sons, £, pp ISBN 0 4 Rating:![Graphic][2]![Graphic][3] Progress in science and medicine is often accompanied by controversy, especially over claims to priority in publication, but some researchers seem to have had an antipathy born of pure professional : Bernard Knight.

Read "Great Feuds in Medicine Ten of the Liveliest Disputes Ever" by Hal Hellman available from Rakuten Kobo. "An exciting, well-researched work, which should appeal to anyone with an interest in the nature and progress of th Brand: Turner Publishing Company. Great Feuds in Technology "There's nothing like a good feud to grab your attention.

And when it comes to describing the battle, Hal Hellman is a master." —New Scientist. Great Feuds in Science "Unusual insight into the development of science I was excited by this book and enthusiastically recommend it to general as well as scientific /5(3).

This is a series of books; Great Feuds also has titles related to mathematics, medicine and technology. In this title, we see some of the great match-ups that shaped the scientific world; from Galileo vs. Pope Urban VIII on the center of the universe, to Wallis and Hobbes regarding squaring the circle and the development of higher mathematics.

An exciting, well-researched work, which should appeal to anyone with an interest in the nature and progress of the human raceAmerican ScientistThe cataclysmic clash of medical ideas and personalities comes to colorful lifeIn this follow-up to the critically acclaimed Great Feuds in Science (Wiley: ), Hal Hellman tells the stories of the ten most.

Great Feuds in Medicine: Ten of the Liveliest Disputes Ever by Hal Hellman. John Wiley and Sons, £, pp ISBN 0 4. Rating. Great Feuds in Technology "There's nothing like a good feud to grab your attention. And when it comes to describing the battle, Hal Hellman is a master."-New Scientist Great Feuds in Science "Unusual insight into the development of science I was excited by this book and enthusiastically recommend it to general as well as scientific.Great Feuds in Medicine: Ten of the Liveliest Disputes Ever.

New York, John Wiley & Sons, xii, pp. $ Hal Hellman is a prolific popular Author: Allen B. Weisse.Get this from a library! Great feuds in medicine: ten of the liveliest disputes ever. [Hal Hellman] -- ""An exciting, well-researched work, which should appeal to anyone with an interest in the nature and progress of the human race.""--American Scientist The cataclysmic clash of .