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ISBN: 0375727140 / ISBN-13: 9780375727146

Avoid Boring People: Lessons from a Life in Science

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  • Avoid Boring People: Lessons from a Life in Science (Vintage Books USA) – Trade paperback (2010)
    by James D Watson, Hanna H Gray (Foreword by)

    Avoid Boring People: Lessons from a Life in Science
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    Trade paperback, Vintage Books USA
    2010
    English
    347 pages

    ISBN: 0375727140
    ISBN-13: 9780375727146

    From Nobel Prize-winning scientist James D. Watson, a living legend for his work unlocking the structure of DNA, comes this candid and entertaining memoir, filled with practical advice for those starting out their academic careers. In "Avoid Boring People," Watson lays down a life's wisdom for getting ahead in a competitive world. Witty and uncompromisingly honest, he shares his thoughts on how young scientists should choose the projects that will shape their careers, the supreme importance of collegiality, and dealing ... Show more

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