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The author makes racist remarks about black, Asian, Indian, Cuban, Jewish, Spanish and other people that get more frequent as the book goes on. Books by Paul de Kruif.

De verdad te ayudara a recordar situaciones o fechas que un maestro quiere que prendas y hasta te sacara una que otra risotada. He was utterly correct.

Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. In other ways I just want to live in that fun, light style and not have to think about all of those difficult subjects. I am embarking in middle life a career shift into science from business, so mcirobios thought it was good primer and micorbios.

They were the first to figure out it was mosquitoes and ticks or even just drinking water that passed microbis microbes along. The writing was different. Get to Know Us. Explore the Home Gift Guide. I’ve read this book when I was 16 and later when I was This is again why I think it should be on every school curriculum before students move on to dry, more formal books.

Write a customer review. More than that, I have re-read this volume countless times, including days when it was not in my plans, but I made the error of taking it off the shelf and being caught up in de Kruif’s almost childlike This book belongs in every reader’s education.


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About Paul de Kruif. I was certainly inspired.

Los Cazadores de Microbios

I still enjoyed every chapter. Basically, it consists of twelve inspiring biographies about the founders of microbiology. Easily the most entertaining book on microbiology I’ve ever read. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Terms for peoples and countries have changed, don’t be put off.

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Nothing outright awful just terminology and tone, but still weird for me. It is amazing how many researches and physicians from my generation read and were impacted by this book. Paperbackpages. Paul de Kruif knows how to tell stories. I have basically never written a review before. Not just comforting words as her Imagine, in the 18th century, the first human being on earth to look through his crude, home made microscope at a living microbe.

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Great characters, good story, excellent writing. Oct 23, Gustavo Eder Gonzalez Alvarez rated it it was amazing. The author has that wonderful chatty style so loved and familiar at the birth of the 20th century. Los detalles con los relata los momentos trascendentes de estos pioneros de la ciencia son exquisitos.

To ask other readers questions about Los Cazadores de Microbiosplease sign up. This book is the primer for all further reading in microbes, disease etc. He acts as if Paul Ehrlich did almost nothing, but suggest weird ideas and secure money and means.


This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Jan 01, Chuchiqo rated it it was amazing. More than that, I have re-read this volume countless times, including days when it was not in microbiow plans, but I made the error of taking it off the shelf and being caught up in de Kruif’s almost childlike enthusiasm and delight.

This was one of the 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. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Those that followed him figured out mictobios it was these wee beasties that made us sick and even die by the millions.

The book discusses the giants of germ theory and does so in a way that makes these scientists appr Microbbios book is what introduced me to the world of medical research. Beginning with Leeuwenhoek, with chapters on Pasteur x2Koch, through Bruce, Walter Reed and Paul Ehrlich, the ed span the time period from to It is a beautiful thing.

THe author made these scientists real and flawed and eccentric without diminishing the impact of their work. Where heroes have crackpot ideas as often as good ones and are often full-of-themselves or paranoid or manic-depressive or of dubious moral character. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. This book belongs d every reader’s education.