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Margaret and Charley The Personal Story of Dr. Charles Best, the Co-Discoverer of Insulin

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ISBN-10: 1550023993

ISBN-13: 9781550023992

Edition: 2002

Authors: Henry B. M. Best

List price: $39.99
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Although Charles Best is known for discovering insulin, the story of his life neither begins nor ends with that one moment. Not only did he make many other discoveries, he was also one half of an extraordinary couple who, during their almost sixty years together, were involved in many of the significant events of the twentieth century. Margaret & Charley is the story of these two people from their beginnings on the east coast at the turn of the century through the years that followed. Through diaries, scrapbooks, photograph albums, and other documentation, the details of their lives are shared with the reader.
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Book details

List price: $39.99
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Dundurn Press
Publication date: 6/1/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 542
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 2.398
Language: English

Henry Bruce Macleod Best is the younger son of Margaret and Charles Best. He has a PhD from Laval University, and has worked as the executive assistant to the secretary of state for external affairs, taught Canadian history at York University, and been the president of Laurentian University.