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Author Maczulak, Anne E. (Anne Elizabeth), 1954-

Title Allies and enemies : how the world depends on bacteria / Anne E. Maczulak

Publ Info Upper Saddle River, N.J. : FT Press, [2011]
 J&W-Denver  QR56 .M26 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  QR56 .M26 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 210 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Why the world needs bacteria -- Bacteria in history -- Humans defeat germs!? (but not for long) -- Bacteria in popular culture -- An entire industry from a single cell -- The invisible universe -- Climate, bacteria, and a barrel of oil -- Epilogue : how microbiologists grow bacteria
LC subject Bacteria -- Popular works
Microbial biotechnology -- Popular works
Microbiology -- Popular works
Mesh Subject Bacteria
Bacterial Physiological Phenomena
Bacteriology -- history
ISBN 9780137015467 (hardback : alk. paper)
0137015461 (hardback : alk. paper)