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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Paperbackpages. Read for the Reading Challenge: Potential readers need to know right away that this book is close to years old, the ONLY reason this matters is that some of the language and the style of the writing was of its time.

But not the caaadores. However, retrospective application of current norms of political correctness would be both unfair and pointless. This page was last edited on 24 Septemberat These hunters planted seeds of microbiology so that humans will escape from horrible maladies. I was really disappointed to read online that the newer edition retains all the racist crap. Customers who bought this item also bought. Los cazadores de microbios Spanish Edition. Ronald Ross, one of the scientists featured in Microios Hunters, took exception to how he was described, so the British edition deleted that chapter to avoid a libel suit.

Jan 01, Chuchiqo rated it it was amazing. Fun read if you want to learn more about the science of bacteria and viruses. Explore the Home Gift Micrlbios.

Los Cazadores de Microbios

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


Want to Read Currently Reading Read. No se como describirlo pero este libro se ha convertido pajl algo especial para mi, me encanta como esta redactado y creo que llego a mi vida en un momento bueno y bonito. This author somehow makes it seem as though he is iruif telling you a story, as if he is just beside you talking to you. Jul 22, Vacaseverywhere rated it really liked it.

This book is what introduced me to the world of medical research. What is particularly impressive is his ability to set each researcher’s accomplishments squarely within the context of what was known at the time.

Some essays written while working for the Rockefeller Institute led to his dismissal. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Re are no discussion topics fazadores this book yet. It is amazing how many researches and physicians from my generation read and were impacted by this book.

This a tough one for me to rank. Books by Paul de Kruif.

It is a simple book with all the mayor microbiology discovers, told in a very light and interesting way. Many believe the characters in the novel represent people known to De Kruif, with Martin Arrowsmith a physician, unlike de Kruif possibly representing himself. It is not quite a thriller, but does read like a fiction. Publishing as Paul de Kruif, he is most noted for his book, Microbe Hunters. And they get more hate-filled, claiming people are less than human and have kruid right to have emotions.


I wanted mjcrobios like this book, especially in the beginning. This was one of pakl books at grandmother’s cottage in SW Michigan which I read up there one summer a couple of years before entering high school and taking my first real biology course.

It is about the early scientists who discovered microbes and bacteria and, sometimes, the way to cazadored the power of those microbes. What is particularly impressive is his ability to set each researcher’s accomplishments squarely Written inthis is a classic collection of essays about the pioneers of microbiology.


Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Getting to know the characters that set a foundation for future microbe hunters is an enjoyable and surprisingly humorous read.

But should I judge him for where society was when he wrote it? I’ve read that many of the great modern virologists and immunologists say this book was the first introduction that really made them curious as school boys and girls. The distinction between a Scientist who tries to discover and one who tries to make discoveries fit a pre determent theory is also well developed.

Crazy small stuff that affects our ability to survive on earth. Los Cazadores de Microbios by Paul de Kruif.

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