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Microbes and Society

An Introduction to Microbiology

by I. Edward Alcamo

  • 45 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ecological science, the Biosphere,
  • Popular science,
  • Yoga,
  • Medical,
  • Science,
  • Health & Fitness,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - Microbiology,
  • Microbiology,
  • Allied Health Services - General,
  • Diseases

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8036871M
    ISBN 100763714305
    ISBN 109780763714307

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxv,[39] pages: illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm: Contents: The microbial world: surprising and stunning --Microbes in perspective: of collectors and classifiers --Molecules of the cell: the building blocks of life --The dna story: germs, genes, and genomics --Bacteria: the first microbes --Viruses: at the.

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