- Author : Siddhartha Mukherjee
- Release Date : 09 August 2011
- Publisher : Simon and Schuster
- Genre : History
- Pages : 571
- ISBN 13 : 9781439170915
Download or read book entitled The Emperor of All Maladies written by Siddhartha Mukherjee and published by Simon and Schuster online. This book was released on 09 August 2011 with total pages 571. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: An assessment of cancer addresses both the courageous battles against the disease and the misperceptions and hubris that have compromised modern understandings, providing coverage of such topics as ancient-world surgeries and the development of present-day treatments. Reprint. Best-selling winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Includes reading-group guide.