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

Overview
Works: 152 works in 576 publications in 5 languages and 15,431 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Dictionaries  Conference proceedings  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Editor, Other, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Author of introduction
Classifications: Q175, 501
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posthumous Publications by P. B Medawar, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by P. B Medawar
The limits of science by P. B Medawar ( Book )
31 editions published between 1884 and 1989 in English and held by 1,686 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 )
23 editions published between 1817 and 2008 in English and held by 1,675 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 strange case of the spotted mice and other classic essays on science by P. B Medawar ( )
8 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1,303 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 1,158 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 )
14 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The threat and the glory : reflections on science and scientists by P. B Medawar ( Book )
14 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pluto's Republic by P. B Medawar ( Book )
21 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Induction and intuition in scientific thought by P. B Medawar ( Book )
43 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The uniqueness of the individual by P. B Medawar ( Book )
23 editions published between 1957 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The future of man by P. B Medawar ( Book )
23 editions published between 1959 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A distinguished biologist speculates on the genetic qualties of future generations of mankind
The hope of progress by P. B Medawar ( Book )
17 editions published between 1972 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The art of the soluble by P. B Medawar ( Book )
21 editions published between 1880 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Introduction to immunology by P. B Medawar ( Book )
7 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and Italian and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays on growth and form presented to D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson ( Book )
12 editions published between 1945 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 240 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 )
6 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 196 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 134 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 )
9 editions published between 1959 and 1967 in German and Undetermined and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Einmaligkeit des Individuums by P. B Medawar ( Book )
3 editions published in 1969 in German and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Medavar, P.
Medawar, P., 1915-1987
Medawar, P. B.
Medawar, P.B., 1915-1987
Medawar, P. B. (Peter Brian), 1915-
Medawar, P. B. (Peter Brian), 1915-1987
Medawar, Peter.
Medawar, Peter, 1915-
Medawar, Peter, 1915-1987
Medawar, Peter B.
Medawar, Peter B. (Peter Brian), 1915-
Medawar, Peter Brian
Medawar, Peter Brian, 1915-
Medawar, Peter Brian, 1915-1987
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 (309)
German (11)
Italian (4)
Chinese (3)
Spanish (2)
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