The Resource One in three : a son's journey into the history and science of cancer, Adam Wishart, (electronic resource)

One in three : a son's journey into the history and science of cancer, Adam Wishart, (electronic resource)

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One in three : a son's journey into the history and science of cancer
Title
One in three
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a son's journey into the history and science of cancer
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Adam Wishart
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Language
eng
Summary
When his father was diagnosed with cancer, documentary filmmaker Adam Wishart couldn't find a book that clearly answered his most basic questions: What was the disease and how did it take hold? What is it about cancer's biology that makes it hard to eradicate? And most importantly, are we on the way to a cure? One in Three is both a son's personal story and a journalistic take on cancer's history, outlining the encouraging story of science's progress in changing the outlook on cancer from a disease we die from to one we live with. Covering the discovery of the disease, its treatment, and its prevention, this is a story of both hardship and hope, and a helpful companion for anyone dealing with this all too common illness as a patient, a loved one, or a caregiver
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1968-
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Wishart, Adam
Dewey number
362.196
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Fathers and sons
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
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One in three : a son's journey into the history and science of cancer, Adam Wishart, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781555848873
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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12367467
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MWT12367467
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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One in three : a son's journey into the history and science of cancer, Adam Wishart, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781555848873
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12367467
Publisher number
MWT12367467
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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