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

Overview
Works: 158 works in 599 publications in 5 languages and 15,596 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Dictionaries  Conference proceedings  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Editor, Author of introduction, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Other
Classifications: Q175, 501
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Most widely held works by P. B Medawar
Advice to a young scientist by P. B Medawar ( Book )
25 editions published between 1817 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 1,774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To those interested in a life in science, Sir Peter Medawar, Nobel laureate, deflates the myths of invincibility, superiority, and genius; instead, he demonstrates it is common sense and an inquiring mind that are essential to the scientist's calling
The limits of science by P. B Medawar ( Book )
32 editions published between 1884 and 1989 in English and held by 1,672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes An Essay on Scians, Can Scientific Discovery be Premeditated and the Limits of Science
The strange case of the spotted mice and other classic essays on science by P. B Medawar ( )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 1,394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aristotle to zoos : a philosophical dictionary of biology by P. B Medawar ( Book )
20 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 1,138 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 )
18 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,050 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 )
17 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pluto's Republic by P. B Medawar ( Book )
26 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Induction and intuition in scientific thought by P. B Medawar ( Book )
44 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The future of man by P. B Medawar ( Book )
36 editions published between 1959 and 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 785 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 )
25 editions published between 1957 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The art of the soluble by P. B Medawar ( Book )
22 editions published between 1880 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hope of progress by P. B Medawar ( Book )
12 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Introduction to immunology ( Book )
4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 309 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 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays on growth and form presented to D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson by Wilfrid E. Le Gros Clark ( Book )
16 editions published between 1945 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 249 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 C. H. Boehringer Sohn Symposium ( Book )
5 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Major histocompatibility system : the Gorer Symposium by Gorer Symposium ( Book )
6 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memoir of a thinking radish : an autobiography by P. B Medawar ( Book )
11 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Zukunft des Menschen : die Reith-Vorlesungen der British Broadcasting Corporation by P. B Medawar ( Book )
8 editions published between 1959 and 1967 in German and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Medavar, P.
Medawar, P. 1915-1987
Medawar, P. B.
Medawar, P. B. 1915-
Medawar, P.B. 1915-1987
Medawar, P. B. (Peter Brian), 1915-
Medawar, P. B. (Peter Brian), 1915-1987
Medawar Peter
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Medawar, Peter 1915-1987
Medawar, Peter 1915- Sir
Medawar, Peter B.
Medawar, Peter B. 1915-
Medawar, Peter B. (Peter Brian), 1915-
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Medawar, Peter Brian 1915-1987
Medawar, Peter Brian 1915-1987 Sir
Medawar, Peter Brian Sir
Medawar, Peter Brian, Sir, 1915-1987
Medawar, Peter, Sir, 1915-
Medawo, Pito 1915-
Medawŏ, Pʻitʻŏ 1915-1987
بيتر مدور، 1916-1986
メダウォー, P. B
メダウォア
メダワー, P. B
Languages
English (344)
German (8)
Chinese (3)
Spanish (3)
Italian (2)
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