December 3, 2011
Cancer Bio Wins Guardian 1st Book Award
Alison Flood, The Guardian
An oncologist has won the Guardian First Book award for his "biography" of cancer, The Emperor of All Maladies, which traces the disease from the first recorded mastectomy in 500BC to today's cutting edge research.
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