- Physical Description: 1 online resource (2 video files (approximately 240 min.)) : sound, color
- Publisher: [United States] : PBS : 2016.
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Episode 1 Magic Bullets Episode 2 Blind Men and the Elephant.
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Directed by Ken Burns.
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Narrator, Edward Herrmann ; commentator, Siddhartha Mukherjee.
Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book by Siddhartha Mukherjee, this three-part series tells the complete story of cancer, from its first description in an ancient Egyptian scroll to the gleaming laboratories of modern research institutions. At six hours, the film interweaves a sweeping historical narrative; with intimate stories about contemporary patients; and an investigation into the latest scientific breakthroughs that may have brought us, at long last, to the brink of lasting cures
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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