By: Young, John Z.
London, Cambridge University Press: 1939
Edition: First edition offprint issue from Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Series B. Biological Sciences, 25 May, 1939
Seller ID: 704
1939 LANDMARK MONOGRAPH BY JZ YOUNG ON SQUID GIANT AXON STUDY THAT LED TO NERVE REGENERATION TECHNIQUES USED FOR WWII VETERANS. 12 inches tall slim volume, printed paper covers, pagination 465-503, 14 line figures, 7 full-page plates with facing pages of descriptive text. Light soiling of covers, ink catalog number upper corner of cover, corners bumped, binding tight, text unmarked, very good. JOHN ZACHARY YOUNG (1907-1997) was an English zoologist and neurophysiologist, described as one of the most influential biologists of the 20th century. Most of Young's scientific research was on the nerv... View More...