Florey : The Man Who Made Penicillin
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.
- Paperback | 334 pages
- 147.3 x 226.1 x 27.9mm | 385.56g
- 01 Sep 1996
- Melbourne University Press
- Carlton, Australia
- illustrations, index
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.