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Published: 15 January 2009

342 Pages | 27 halftones


ISBN: 9780199541614

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Triumph and Tragedy

Robert Bud

  • *Choice* Outstanding Academic Book 2007
  • A compelling new study of one of the greatest drugs of the last century
  • Reveals the impact penicillin has had on culture and society worldwide
  • Has its time now passed in the face of MRSA and other hospital superbugs?