Microbiology

Pub Date : 2014 | Author : Nicholas P. Money | Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN 10 : 9780199681686
ISBN 13 : 0199681686

Describes the expansions of microbiology; it's methods, from traditional microscopy and laboratory culture to the latest genomic analysis...

Bacteria A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2013-05-30 | Author : Sebastian G.B. Amyes | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780199578764
ISBN 13 : 0199578761

In this Very Short Introduction, Sebastian Amyes explores the nature of bacteria. As a fundamental branch of life, they inhabit every part of the Earth's surface. Amyes examines th..

Viruses A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2011-07-28 | Author : Dorothy H. Crawford | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199574858
ISBN 13 : 0199574855

Discusses the discovery of viruses, analyzes the threat of viral infections, and considers ways to prevent the emergence of new and devastating viruses...

Ancient Greece

Pub Date : 2009-10-22 | Author : Paul Cartledge | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 0191579602
ISBN 13 : 9780191579608

The contribution of the Ancient Greeks to modern western culture is incalculable. In the worlds of art, architecture, myth, literature, and philosophy, the world we live in would b..

Introduction To Microbiology

Pub Date : 1997-01-01 | Author : A. S. RAO | Publisher : PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd.

ISBN 10 : 8120312171
ISBN 13 : 9788120312173

The book brings together information on the widest range of topics in microbiology in a single source. Written in a concise manner and ideally suited for students and teachers at c..

The Cell A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2011-09-29 | Author : Terence Allen | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191620263
ISBN 13 : 0191620262

All living things on Earth are composed of cells. A cell is the simplest unit of a self-contained living organism, and the vast majority of life on Earth consists of single-celled ..