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Cancer Medicine.

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Second edition. Edited by Holland James F., Frei Emil III. . 2465 pages. Lea & Febiger; , Philadelphia: , 1982.. $140.00.

Ann Intern Med. 1983;98(2):272. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-98-2-272_3
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The promotional literature for this book states that it "contains contributions by a virtual army of internationally outstanding names in the field." There is no doubt that Holland and Frei have been preeminent in the American government's research on cancer, and that many of the 184 contributors have been foremost in research developments in cancer biology and medicine.

This book remains unchallenged as the comprehensive text in the field. Virtually all aspects of basic and applied science are dealt with, and it is difficult to single out specific areas for comment. The chapters dealing with basic principles are particularly useful


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