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Medawar, P. B. (Peter Brian) 1915-1987

Overview
Works: 129 works in 761 publications in 10 languages and 16,497 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Dictionaries  Conference papers and proceedings  Essays  Handbooks and manuals  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Speaker, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Author of introduction
Classifications: Q175, 501
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Most widely held works by P. B Medawar
The limits of science by P. B Medawar( Book )

49 editions published between 1884 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes An Essay on Scians, Can Scientific Discovery be Premeditated and the Limits of Science
Advice to a young scientist by P. B Medawar( Book )

65 editions published between 1817 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Aristotle to zoos : a philosophical dictionary of biology by P. B Medawar( Book )

26 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intended for browsing by educated persons such as biologists, psychologists, sociologists, and other "reflective people who see in biology the science most relevant to the understanding and melioration of the human condition." Lengthy enties. Index
The life science : current ideas of biology by P. B Medawar( Book )

26 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucidly explains, in layman's terms, the ideas and concepts that underlie biological thinking today and presents an optimistic view of man's prospects
The threat and the glory : reflections on science and scientists by P. B Medawar( Book )

18 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The future of man by P. B Medawar( Book )

51 editions published between 1959 and 1970 in 4 languages and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A distinguished biologist speculates on the genetic qualties of future generations of mankind
The uniqueness of the individual by P. B Medawar( Book )

31 editions published between 1957 and 1981 in English and German and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pluto's Republic by P. B Medawar( Book )

33 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Induction and intuition in scientific thought by P. B Medawar( Book )

56 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of the soluble by P. B Medawar( Book )

49 editions published between 1880 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hope of progress by P. B Medawar( Book )

17 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The strange case of the spotted mice and other classic essays on science by P. B Medawar( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Introduction to immunology by E. M Lance( Book )

6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on growth and form presented to D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson by D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson( Book )

24 editions published between 1945 and 1977 in English and French and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hope of progress; a scientist looks at problems in philosophy, literature and science by P. B Medawar( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Structure in science and art : proceedings of the Third C.H. Boehringer Sohn Symposium held at Kronberg, Taunus, 2nd-5th May 1979 by P. B Medawar( Book )

19 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major histocompatibility system : the Gorer Symposium by Gorer Symposium( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biological problems of grafting by Liège (Belgium)( Book )

23 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoir of a thinking radish : an autobiography by P. B Medawar( Book )

18 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Von Aristoteles bis Zufall : ein philosophisches Lexikon der Biologie by P. B Medawar( Book )

9 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Aristotle to zoos : a philosophical dictionary of biology
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Peter Brian Medawar

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Peter Medawar biologo brasiliano

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Медавар, Питер Брайан

Питер Брайан Медавар

Питър Медауар

Пітер Медавар

Пітэр Браян Медавар

Пітэр Браян Мэдавар

פיטר מדאוור

بيتر مدور

بيتر مدور، 1916-1986

پیتر مداوار

پیٹر میڈاوار

পিটার মিডাওয়ার

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メダウォー, P. B.

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メダワー, P. B.

メダワー, ピーター・B.

彼得·梅达沃

Languages
English (475)

Spanish (29)

German (25)

Italian (13)

Chinese (11)

Japanese (6)

French (2)

Finnish (2)

Korean (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Advice to a young scientistAristotle to zoos : a philosophical dictionary of biologyThe strange case of the spotted mice and other classic essays on scienceMemoir of a thinking radish : an autobiographyGerms and tissues : Frank Macfarlane Burnet, Peter Brian Medawar, and the immunological conjuncture