The Best American Science Writing 2006

Paperback | September 5, 2006

byAtul Gawande

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Together these twenty-one articles on a wide range of today's most leading topics in science, from Dennis Overbye, Jonathan Weiner, and Richard Preston, among others, represent the full spectrum of scientific inquiry, proving once again that "good science writing is evidently plentiful" (American Scientist).

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Together these twenty-one articles on a wide range of today's most leading topics in science, from Dennis Overbye, Jonathan Weiner, and Richard Preston, among others, represent the full spectrum of scientific inquiry, proving once again that "good science writing is evidently plentiful" (American Scientist).

Atul Gawande is a surgeon at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston and a staff writer forThe New Yorker. He is an assistant professor at Harvard Medical School and the Harvard School of Public Health, and he was nominated for a 2002 National Book Award for his bookComplications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science. His new book,...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:384 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.86 inPublished:September 5, 2006Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:006072644X

ISBN - 13:9780060726447

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“Provides an engaging and educational overview of science reporting.”