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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Paul de Kruif knows how to tell stories. The science part was fascinating. I swear it will be not just educational for you but also very interesting. Many believe the characters in the novel represent people known to De Kruif, with Martin Arrowsmith a physician, unlike de Kruif possibly representing himself.

Paul de Kruif – Wikipedia

Beginning with Leeuwenhoek, with chapters on Pasteur kduifKoch, through Bruce, Walter Reed and Paul Ehrlich, the essays span the time period from to Get to Know Us. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Crazy small stuff that affects our ability to survive on earth. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Los detalles con los relata los momentos trascendentes de estos pioneros de la ciencia son exquisitos.


He acts as if Paul Ehrlich did almost cazasores, but suggest weird ideas and secure money and means. And impressive how much work they could do with viruses without being able to see them. I love how lots of people gladly volunteered their lives in a gamble for a cure; not sure a nanny government would LET you and b if perfectly healthy people would subject themselves to same torment.

Even though Lewis was listed as the sole author, De Kruif’s contribution was significant, and he received 25 percent of the royalties.

It is fantastic history story telling long before “Horrible Histories” reinvented the genre. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. He was utterly correct. Because of his service in the Sanitary Corps, he had occasional contacts with leading French biologists of the period. It is fascinating how much you can learn from something so little.

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I wish i had travel it before 2year of mbbs! Highly recommended for anyone going into research or interested in graduate school.

Escrita en tono divulgativo que entretiene y mantiene enganchada en su lectura. This book was not only a bestseller for a lengthy period after publication, but has remained high on lists of nicrobios reading for science and has been an inspiration for many aspiring physicians and scientists.


Paul de Kruif

The Alicia Patterson Foundation. Imagine, in the 18th century, the first human being on earth to look through his crude, home made microscope at a living microbe.

Despite this I can see why this book remains in print. Read for the Reading Challenge: But not the majority. And there’s not a point where we should halt further examination, making ad hominem attacks rather than reexamining conclusions. It is not quite a thriller, but does read like a fiction.

Los Cazadores de Microbios

Great characters, good story, excellent writing. I’ve read this book when I was 16 and later when I was Be the first to ask a question about Los Cazadores de Microbios. This book encouraged me even more to go into medical research. He also served on commissions to promote research into Infantile Paralysis.

What it did was remind us how important the identification of causative agents and development of treatments for infectious disease remains.

I guess it shaped my life.