A Venomous Life

By: Sutherland, S. K.

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Unread, unmarked. Illus. with color and b/w photos.The entertaining life story of one of Australia's foremost experts on deadly venoms and their treatment. Dr. Struan Sutherland, one of Australia's most brilliant and controversial scientists, has dedicated his life to the study of deadly venoms and their antidotes. In this amusing book, Sutherland discusses this and other aspects of his life, beginning with childhood, to his adventures as a medical student, and as a doctor. Founder of the Australian Venom Research Unit at the University of Melbourne, he has fought for his right to continue research into animal toxins. Dr. Sutherland details his life in this autobiography with wit and honesty. ; 386 pages

Title: A Venomous Life

Author Name: Sutherland, S. K.

Categories: Personal Memoirs, Nature,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Hyland House: 1999

ISBN: 1864470267

ISBN 13: 9781864470260

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Size: 6" x 9 1/2"

Seller ID: 1213

Keywords: Autobiography Snakes Treatment Spiders Octop deadly venoms antidotes animal toxins,