The Lives Of a Cell

by Thomas, Lewis

Elegant, suggestive, and clarifying, Lewis Thomas's profoundly humane vision explores the world around us and examines the complex interdependence of all things.  Extending beyond the usual limitations of biological science and into a vast and wondrous world of hidden relationships, this provocative book explores in personal, poetic essays to topics such as computers, germs, language, music, death, insects, and medicine.  Lewis Thomas writes, "Once you have become permanently startled, as I am, by the realization that we are a social species, you tend to keep an eye out for the pieces of evidence that this is, by and large, good for us."

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A collection of 29 essays on various aspects of biology. Thomas is an excellent writer that brings his knowledge of science into clear focus for any and all readers. As any good scientist should be, Thomas is an accomplished observer. Book shows little wear. Owner's name and brief inscription inside front cover. White cover is a little… Read more about this item
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