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Cazadores de microbios (Infantil) (Spanish Edition) eBook: Paul de Kruif: : Kindle Store. Paul Henry de Kruif was an American microbiologist and author of Dutch descent . Publishing as Paul de Kruif, he is most noted for his book, Microbe. Cazadores de Microbios by Paul De Kruif, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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De Kruif’s celebrated book Microbe Hunters consists of chapters on the following figures of medicine’s ” Heroic Age “:. The Sweeping Wind, his last book, is his autobiography.

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I’m almost 61 years old now and retired, but I spent over 35 years of my life pursuing this career and never regretted it. Anthrax, plague, malaria, yellow fever, tuberculosis, cholera and many other disease causing microbes were identified.

Los Cazadores de Microbios by Paul de Kruif

Best to make allowances for the time at which these essays were written, find a comfortable chair and lose oneself in the excitement of the stories of these extraordinary scientists.

Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. For this reason I read it again. And impressive how much work they could do with viruses without being able to see them. But this book is so kruir I just had to write one.


Escrita en tono divulgativo que entretiene y mantiene enganchada en su lectura. Reading the book made me think about becoming something other than an astronomer or cosmologist. It is about the early scientists who discovered microbes and bacteria and, sometimes, the way to combat the power of those microbes. I swear it will be not just educational for you but also very interesting.


The writing is probably dated now, but the way it captured the excitement of research discoveries convinced me to pursue this as a career. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. The introduction to cazadlres newest edition, published in the s, didn’t try to bring us completely up-to-date- on microbiology, which would have been impossible.

I read it in one go.

Cazadores de Microbios

This page was last edited on 24 Septemberat I recommend this book to anyone who has any remote interest in science and medicine I guess it shaped my life. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.

Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Jul 22, Vacaseverywhere rated it really liked it. This book belongs in every reader’s education. He was utterly correct. No se krkif describirlo pero este libro se ha convertido en algo especial para mi, me encanta como esta redactado y creo que llego a mi vida en un momento bueno y bonito.


Explore the Home Gift Guide. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Fun read if you want to learn more about the science of bacteria and viruses. Late in the 19th century, Louis Pasteur figured out ways to kill bacteria in livestock, wine and beer, and ultimately humans.

This fucking geniuses feel like real people. Many believe cazdores characters in the novel represent people known to De Kruif, with Martin Arrowsmith a physician, unlike de Kruif possibly representing himself. Imagine comforting a grieving mother hysterical about her baby dying of diphtheria with a cure!

Reader need not have any science background to understand and appreciate pauk book. Interesting account written in the s prose in which the whole world is filled with wonder and a frank account of microgios harsher realities. The idea of science as a gradual unravelling of underlying truths is clearly there as is the potential of one negative experiment to bring a logically developed theory to grief.

But not the majority.