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Prescott's Microbiology Hardcover – February 3, 2010

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ISBN-13: 978-0077350130 ISBN-10: 0077350138 Edition: 8th

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About the Author

JOANNE M. WILLEY has been a professor at Hofstra University on Long Island, New York, since 1993, where she is Professor of Microbiology; she holds a joint appointment with the Hostra University School of Medicine. LINDA M. SHERWOOD is a member of the Department of Microbiology at Montana State University. Her interest in microbiology was sparked by the last course she took to complete a B.S. degree in Psychology at Western Illinois University. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
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  • Hardcover: 1070 pages
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math; 8 edition (February 3, 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0077350138
  • ISBN-13: 978-0077350130
  • Product Dimensions: 10.2 x 1.6 x 11.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 6.3 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (34 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #247,734 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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12 of 13 people found the following review helpful By keelyellenmarie on December 27, 2008
I learned a hell of a lot more from this text than my professor. It was better written than I expected, it's as up to date as you can expect a textbook to be, and the pictures/diagrams are good. And most importantly, IDENTICAL to the hardback, but cheaper.
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5 of 5 people found the following review helpful By anonymous on September 11, 2010
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This book does an excellent job of going into depth about the topics covered in my class. Several figures give more details than in previous editions. One drawback is that this edition does not have the essays that were in the older edition. Those essays were extremely helpful for making connections for class. Also, this edition is extremely expensive however,amazon was much cheaper than my local bookstore.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By nortonjl on August 22, 2012
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The product is very useful and has great information. Just as good as the original hardcover, but lots cheaper! Easy to follow.
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By Heather D on September 30, 2013
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Good book that does a good job explaining the various disgusting things that live in and around us on a daily basis. The book sometimes got too detailed for me on certain subjects but overall it was a good book and helpful. Micro can be hard but this book was able to talk about things in an understandable way.
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By Marco on February 19, 2013
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Probably one of the best microbiology books. Easy and at the same time complete of every information you would need. Its price is even lower corresponding on what you will find inside. Perfect for bachelor and even master students!
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By hardgamer on December 7, 2012
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I learned a lot from this book and it actually made the reading quite enjoyable unlike some text books that are hard to understand and very badly presented. It was very good written and very up to date.
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By Kevin on September 23, 2013
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This is a good read for upper level microbiology. The book is well organized, straight forward, and explains the content well. A useful resource for anyone who teaches upper level science courses.
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By Stephanie on October 2, 2013
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Exactly what I needed. The book came in a timely manner. So much easier to rent then buy, especially when you know for sure it would only collect dust after the class is over. Thanks!
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