Life of Elie Metchnikoff: 1845-1916

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The Floating Press, May 1, 2014 - Biography & Autobiography - 279 pages
Russian scientist Elie Metchnikoff was a Nobel Prize winner who vastly advanced our understanding of the immune system and is credited with creating the field of gerontology, which is the study of aging, lifespans, and longevity. Penned by his wife, this thoughtful and probing biography presents a detailed account of the obstacles Metchnikoff overcame on the path to scholarly prominence.
 

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Contents

Chapter XX
131
Chapter XXI
135
Chapter XXII
139
Chapter XXIII
151
Chapter XXIV
158
Chapter XXV
162
Chapter XXVI
171
Chapter XXVII
182

Chapter VII
38
Chapter VIII
44
Chapter IX
46
Chapter X
48
Chapter XI
51
Chapter XII
65
Chapter XIII
71
Chapter XIV
88
Chapter XV
92
Chapter XVI
101
Chapter XVII
116
Chapter XVIII
119
Chapter XIX
127
Chapter XXVIII
196
Chapter XXIX
199
Chapter XXX
206
Chapter XXXI
210
Chapter XXXII
219
Chapter XXXIII
224
Chapter XXXIV
239
Chapter XXXV
245
Chapter XXXVI
255
Epilogue
276
Bibliographical Appendix
284
Endnotes
299
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