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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot ISBN 13: 9781400052172

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Hardback; New York: Crown Publishing Group, 2010-02-02; ISBN-13: 978-1400052172

Rebecca Skloot is an award-winning science writer whose work has appeared in  The New York Times Magazine; O, The Oprah Magazine; Discover;  and many others. She is coeditor of  The Best American Science Writing 2011  and has worked as a correspondent for NPR’s  Radiolab  and PBS’s Nova  ScienceNOW . She was named one of five surprising leaders of 2010 by the  Washington Post . Skloot's debut book,  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, took more than a decade to research and write, and instantly became a  New York Times  bestseller. It was chosen as a best book of 2010 by more than sixty media outlets, including  Entertainment Weekly ,  People, and the New York Times .  It  is being translated into more than twenty-five languages, adapted into a young reader edition, and being made into an HBO film produced by Oprah Winfrey and Alan Ball. Skloot is the founder and president of The Henrietta Lacks Foundation. She has a B.S. in biological sciences and an MFA in creative nonfiction. She has taught creative writing and science journalism at the University of Memphis, the University of Pittsburgh, and New York University. She lives in Chicago. For more information, visit her website at RebeccaSkloot.com, where you’ll find links to follow her on Twitter and Facebook. 

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New York Times Bestseller. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. "Doctors took her cells without asking. Those cells never died. They launched a medical revolution and a multimillion-dollar industry. More than twenty years later, her children found out. Their lives would never be the same." Biography/African American Women/Medical Ethics. photographs. **5% of this sale will go towards the fight against racial injustice.
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Crown:, 2010. 369 pages, illustrated. "Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer who worked the same land as her slave ancestors, yet her cells- taken without her knowledge-became one of the most important tools in medicine. The first "immortal" human cells grown in culture, they are still alive today, though she has been dead for more than 60 years." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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New York: Crown, 2010 Named one of the 10 Best Books of 2010 by the NYT Book Review. Still on the non-fiction best seller list. Once read, gently. Her cells were taken at Johns Hopkins in the 1950s and live still today! No internal marks or writing.. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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New York: Crown. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2010. Later Printing. Hardcover. 1400052173 . International orders may require additional postage. ; 9.30 X 6.20 X 1.50 inches; 384 pages .
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Crown, USA, 2010. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Text appears to be clean. Cover is in good condition. No dust jacket with this book. Spine is in good condition. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 4. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Fiction; ISBN: 1400052173. ISBN/EAN: 9781400052172. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1561052039. . 9781400052172
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NY: Crown Publishers. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 2010. First Edition. Hardcover. 9781400052172; Binding is almost as new. Very minor-to-moderate edge foxing. Date on ffep. Contents are almost as new, with no writing or other entries on the text. DJ is amost as new, clean and unworn, with printed price. ; 9-1/2" Tall, X + 369pp. Cprt. 2010. 27th Printing of the First Edition. Mediuim red boards, bright gold spine lettering. SCIENCE / MEDICINE/ BIOGRAPHY. "Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer who worked the same land as her slave ancestors, yet her cells - taken without her knowledge or permission - became one of the most important tools in medicine. The first 'immortal' human cells grown in culture, they are STILL alive today though she has been dead for more than sixty years. Skloot takes us on an extraordinary journey, from the 'colored' ward of Johns Hopkins Hospital in the 1950s to… Read more
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