Germ Stories by Arthur Kornberg


Germ Stories by Arthur Kornberg

This title provides vivid illustrations and colour photos. It features imaginative narrations. It is authored by a Nobel Prize winning scientist.Nobel Laureate Arthur Kornberg's rhyming tales of the tiny beasties in the germ parade are now available in this beautifully rendered children's picture book. Germ Stories brings the microscopic world to life for the very youngest readers and adults alike with its richly imaginative narrations and its vividly rendered art and colour photos.


'A delight to adult and child.' - Nature 'Humorous yet informative.' - Science 'The Publisher does not guarantee Nobels for all of the children to whom this book is read, but about one in three of them should make it.' - Hal Harris, J. Chem. Ed.'

About the Author

ARTHUR KORNBERG won the Nobel Prize in Medicine in 1959 for his laboratory synthesis of DNA, and is a recipient of the National Medal of Science. He is the author of a number of major books, including DNA Replication, Second Edition (University Science Books, 2005), The Golden Helix (University Science Books) and For the Love of Enzymes: The Odyssey of a Biochemist (Harvard University Press, 1989). He was Professor Emeritus of Biochemistry at the Stanford University School of Medicine, USA until his death in October 2007.

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84 pages
Interest Age: 4-8


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Publication date

30th June 2008



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