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Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

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ISBN-10: 1400052173

ISBN-13: 9781400052172

Edition: 2009

Authors: Rebecca Skloot

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List price: $32.00
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Crown Publishing Group
Publication date: 2/2/2010
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 384
Size: 6.50" wide x 10.00" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 1.650
Language: English

A Few Words About This Book
Prologue: The Woman in the Photograph
Deborah's Voice
Life
The Exam...1951
Clover...1920- 1942
Diagnosis and Treatment...1951
The Birth of HeLa...1951
"Blackness Be Spreadin All Inside"...1951
"Lady's on the Phone"...1999
The Death and Life of Cell Culture...1951
"A Miserable Specimen"...1951
Turner Station...1999
The Other Side of the Tracks...1999
"The Devil of Pain Itself"...1951
Death
The Storm...1951
The HeLa Factory...1951-1953
Helen Lane...1953-1954
"Too Young to Remember"...1951-1965
"Spending Eternity in the Same Place"...1999
Illegal, Immoral, and Deplorable...1954-1966
"Strangest Hybrid"...1960-1966
"The Most Critical Time on This Earth Is Now"...1966-1973
The HeLa Bomb...1966
Night Doctors...2000
"The Fame She So Richly Deserves"...1970-1973
Immortality
"It's Alive"...1973-1974
"Least They Can Do"...1975
"Who Told You You Could Sell My Spleen?"...1976-1988
Breach of Privacy...1980-1985
The Secret of Immortality...1984-1995
After London...1996-1999
A Village of Henriettas...2000
Zakariyya...2000
Hela, Goddess of Death...2000-2002
"All That's My Mother"...2001
The Hospital for the Negro Insane...2001
The Medical Records...2001
Soul Cleansing...2001
Heavenly Bodies...2001
"Nothing to Be Scared About"...2001
The Long Road to Clover...2009
Where They Are Now
Afterword
Acknowledgments
Notes
Index