A British oncologist has just written a history of cancer, the search for a “unifying theory” of the disease. “The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer” will be published in Britain in January. In this country, it will be published any day now. This review in The Economist makes it sound like a fascinating read. Not only that, but the author, Siddhartha Mukherjee, looks handsome and erudite. Here’s the link to his website.
I don’t know about you, but I’m ordering from Amazon right now.