Friday, December 9

1998 Los Angeles Times Book Prize – Science & Technology Winner and Nominees

1998 Los Angeles Times Book Prize – Science & Technology Winner

Blood: An Epic History of Medicine and Commerce

Blood: An Epic History of Medicine and Commerce

Douglas Starr

Essence and emblem of life–feared, revered, mythologized, and used in magic and medicine from earliest times–human blood is now the center of a huge, secretive, and often dangerous worldwide commerce. It is a commerce whose impact upon humanity rivals th…

1998 Los Angeles Times Book Prize – Science & Technology Shortlist

Mendel's Dwarf
Mendel’s Dwarf
Simon Mawer
Phantoms in the Brain: Probing the Mysteries of the Human Mind
Phantoms in the Brain: Probing the Mysteries of the Human Mind
V.S. Ramachandran, Sandra Blakeslee
Taking Wing: Archaeopteryx and the Evolution of Bird Flight
Taking Wing: Archaeopteryx and the Evolution of Bird Flight
Pat Shipman
The Baltimore Case: A Trial of Politics, Science, and Character
The Baltimore Case: A Trial of Politics, Science, and Character
Daniel J. Kevles

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