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The Secret History of the War on Cancer

The Secret History of the War on Cancer (Hardcover)

By Author : Devra Davis 

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The Secret History of the War on Cancer Description

From the National Book Award finalist and author of "When Smoke Ran Like Water" comes this searing, haunting, and deeply personal account of how a major public health effort was diverted and distorted for private gain.
The War on Cancer set out to find, treat, and cure a disease. Left untouched were many of the things known to cause cancer, including tobacco, the workplace, radiation, or the global environment. Proof of how the world in which we live and work affects whether we get cancer was either overlooked or suppressed. This has been no accident. The War on Cancer was run by leaders of industries that made cancer-causing products, and sometimes also profited from drugs and technologies for finding and treating the disease. Filled with compelling personalities and never-before-revealed information, "The Secret History of the War on Cancer" shows how we began fighting the wrong war, with the wrong weapons, against the wrong enemies-a legacy that persists to this day. This is the gripping story of a major public health effort diverted and distorted for private gain. A portion of the profits from this book will go to support research on cancer prevention.

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Title: The Secret History of the War on Cancer
Publisher: Basic Books (AZ)
Author: Devra Davis
Edition: Hardcover
Language: English
ISBN: 0465015662
EAN: 9780465015665
No. of Units: 1
No. of Pages: 505
Publish Date: 2007-10-2
Binding: Hardcover
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