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A Yankee in King Gustav's Court

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Science  12 Sep 2003:
Vol. 301, Issue 5639, pp. 1483
DOI: 10.1126/science.1088539

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How to Win the Nobel Prize An Unexpected Life in Science. by J. Michael Bishop. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2003. 287 pp., illus. $27.95, £18.50, €27.95. ISBN 0-674-00880-4.

Offering more than an account of his path to Stockholm, Bishop weaves together an autobiography and histories of efforts to control infectious diseases and to identify and control the causes of cancer.