Books by Gerald Weissmann

THE FEVERS OF REASON by Gerald Weissmann
Released: March 13, 2018

"Essays that brim with knowledge and bubble with attitude."
A noted physician and essayist collects pieces dealing with subjects ranging from immigration to Einstein to Alice James. Read full book review >
Released: May 8, 2002

"There's wisdom here to be sure, but it's mingled with plenty of self-indulgence."
Thirty-four short medical/social-history essays by the erudite if somewhat dyspeptic physician-author (Democracy and DNA, 1996, etc.). Read full book review >
Released: Feb. 1, 1996

"The same might be said of the present work, which, however, is not likely to establish its author's literary reputation."
Physician Weissmann (The Doctor with Two Heads, 1990, etc.) takes on the role of social historian in this rather disjointed exploration of the philosophical roots of molecular biology. Read full book review >