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SUMMARY OF THE IMMORTAL LIFE OF HENRIETTA LACKS

BY REBECCA SKLOOT | INCLUDES ANALYSIS



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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks: by Rebecca Skloot | A 15-minute Summary & Analysis Preview: Rebecca Skloot’s book, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, chronicles the life, death, and immortality of Henrietta Lacks, a young black woman whose cervical cancer cells became one of the most important factors in bringing about important scientific and medical advancements in the twentieth century. Her family, however, did not know until much later that researchers were using Henrietta’s cells in their experiments. When the family learned the truth, they endured turmoil and heartache in the decades that followed. Henrietta grew up in Clover, Virginia, where she lived and worked on a tobacco farm with her grandfather, Tommy Lacks, and many cousins. One of these cousins was David “Day” Lacks, who would become her husband. Henrietta and Day eventually moved to Turner Station so Day could get a more lucrative job at the steel mill, and together they had five children. Henrietta gave birth to Lawrence just after she turned… PLEASE NOTE: This is an unofficial summary and analysis of the book and NOT the original book.  Inside this Instaread Summary & Analysis of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks • Summary of entire book • Introduction to the Important People in the book • Key Takeaways and Analysis of Key Takeaways About the Author With Instaread, you can get the summary and analysis of a book in 15 minutes. We read every chapter, summarize and analyze it for your convenience.

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    • Formato:  ePub
    • Subtítulo:  BY REBECCA SKLOOT | INCLUDES ANALYSIS
    • Origem:  IMPORTADO
    • Editora: INSTAREAD
    • Assunto: Biografias
    • Idioma: INGLÊS
    • Edição:  1
    • Ano de Edição: 2016
    • Ano:  2016
    • País de Produção: Canada
    • Código de Barras:  2001036814140
    • ISBN:  9781683787501

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