Florey

Florey : The Man Who Made Penicillin

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Howard Florey was the brilliant, ambitious and sometimes ruthless Australian who developed penicillin, the first antibiotic, enabling a mastery of disease and death never before imagined in human history.

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Product details

  • Paperback | 334 pages
  • 147.3 x 226.1 x 27.9mm | 385.56g
  • Melbourne University Press
  • Carlton, Australia
  • English
  • illustrations, index
  • 0522847129
  • 9780522847123

About Lennard Bickel

Lennard Bickel is an eminent Australian writer and commentator on scientific affairs. Among his other books are The Southern Universe, Facing Starvation, This Accursed Land, The Deadly Element, and Shackleton's Forgotten Argonauts.

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