$229.77
  • + $3.90 Delivery
Only 1 left in stock.
Ships from and sold by Amazon US.
Microbiology: An Introduc... has been added to your Cart
Other Sellers on Amazon
Add to Cart
$385.64
+ FREE Delivery
Sold by: Books Mela Aus
Add to Cart
$469.59
+ $48.10 delivery
Sold by: Nimbus Retail ~
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See all 2 images

Microbiology: An Introduction Hardcover – 27 December 2011

4.2 out of 5 stars 360 ratings

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Hardcover
$229.77
$194.78
Arrives: 7 - 9 Sep
Fastest delivery: 24 - 26 Aug
US imports may differ from local products. Additional terms apply. Learn More.

Amazon Global Store

  • International products have separate terms and are sold from abroad and may differ from local products including fit, age rating, and language of product, labeling, or instructions.
  • Manufacturer warranty may not apply but you may have other rights under law.
  • Learn more about Amazon Global Store

Amazon Global Store

  • International products have separate terms and are sold from abroad and may differ from local products including fit, age rating, and language of product, labeling, or instructions.
  • Manufacturer warranty may not apply but you may have other rights under law.
  • Learn more about Amazon Global Store
click to open popover

Frequently bought together

  • Microbiology: An Introduction
  • +
  • Microbiology: Laboratory Theory and Application, Third Edition
Total Price: $383.85
Buy the selected items together

Product details

  • Hardcover: 960 pages
  • Publisher: Pearson; 11 edition (27 December 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 9780321733603
  • ISBN-13: 978-0321733603
  • ASIN: 0321733606
  • Product Dimensions: 24.6 x 3.6 x 27.4 cm
  • Boxed-product Weight: 2.5 Kg
  • Customer Reviews: 4.2 out of 5 stars360 customer ratings

Product description

About the Author

Gerard J. Tortora is a professor of biology and teaches microbiology, human anatomy, and physiology at Bergen Community College in Paramus, New Jersey. He received his M.A. in Biology from Montclair State College in 1965. He belongs to numerous biology/microbiology organizations, such as the American Society of Microbiology (ASM), Human Anatomy and Physiology Society (HAPS), American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), National Education Association (NEA), New Jersey Educational Association (NJEA), and the Metropolitan Association of College and University Biologists (MACUB). Jerry is the author of a number of biological science textbooks. In 1995, he was selected as one of the finest faculty scholars at Bergen Community College and was named Distinguished Faculty Scholar. In 1996, Jerry received a National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) excellence award from the University of Texas and was selected to represent Bergen Community College in a campaign to increase awareness of the contributions of community colleges to higher education.
________________________________________
Berdell R. Funke received his Ph.D., M.S., and B.S. in microbiology from Kansas State University. He has spent his professional years as a professor of microbiology at North Dakota State University. He taught introductory microbiology, including laboratory sections, general microbiology, food microbiology, soil microbiology, clinical parasitology, and pathogenic microbiology. As a research scientist in the Experiment Station at North Dakota State, he has published numerous papers on soil microbiology and food microbiology.
________________________________________
Christine L. Case is a registered microbiologist and a professor of microbiology at Skyline College in San Bruno, California, where she has taught for the past 38 years. She received her EdD. in curriculum and instruction from Nova Southeastern University and her M.A. in microbiology from San Francisco State University. She was Director for the Society for Industrial Microbiology (SIM). She received the ASM and California Hayward outstanding educator awards. In addition to teaching, Chris contributes regularly to professional literature, develops innovative educational methodologies, and maintains a personal and professional commitment to conservation and the importance of science in society. Chris is also an avid photographer, and many of her photographs appear in this book.

Customer reviews

4.2 out of 5 stars
4.2 out of 5
360 customer ratings
5 star 65% (65%) 65%
4 star 13% (13%) 13%
3 star 10% (10%) 10%
2 star 4% (4%) 4%
1 star 9% (9%) 9%
How does Amazon calculate star ratings?

Review this product

Share your thoughts with other customers

Top international reviews

Deepak Santosh Kumar
5.0 out of 5 stars Microbiology 😊
Reviewed in India on 14 October 2018
Verified Purchase
6 people found this helpful
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
Subarna Ghosh
4.0 out of 5 stars Heartwarming Offer+ Ideal Textbook! 😇👍
Reviewed in India on 28 August 2018
Verified Purchase
review image
2 people found this helpful
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
M Kannan
5.0 out of 5 stars Very Much useful Book
Reviewed in India on 5 December 2019
Verified Purchase
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
Biswajit kalita
5.0 out of 5 stars Noce book
Reviewed in India on 29 May 2019
Verified Purchase
2 people found this helpful
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
rohan kakde
5.0 out of 5 stars Thumbs up
Reviewed in India on 15 July 2019
Verified Purchase
review image
2 people found this helpful
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
Subrat Kumar Panigrahi
4.0 out of 5 stars Nice book for all
Reviewed in India on 10 October 2019
Verified Purchase
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
BalaKrishna Yadav
5.0 out of 5 stars Good book
Reviewed in India on 2 July 2019
Verified Purchase
review imagereview imagereview image
2 people found this helpful
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
Chethan Sharma
5.0 out of 5 stars Good
Reviewed in India on 28 September 2019
Verified Purchase
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
A Ambikesh
5.0 out of 5 stars Nice book in budget
Reviewed in India on 28 October 2018
Verified Purchase
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
Mithusri . J
4.0 out of 5 stars Not bad
Reviewed in India on 8 November 2019
Verified Purchase
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
Bharat
4.0 out of 5 stars Great book...
Reviewed in India on 17 January 2020
Verified Purchase
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
Cathine Riggan
1.0 out of 5 stars opened box, ripped plastic
Reviewed in Canada on 3 June 2014
Verified Purchase
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
D. Legitimas
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent , delivers on time.
Reviewed in Canada on 15 April 2019
Verified Purchase
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
Amazon Customer
1.0 out of 5 stars It is two days that I am trying to download ...
Reviewed in Canada on 27 August 2016
Verified Purchase
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse
purity Kaimuri
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Reviewed in Canada on 30 January 2016
Verified Purchase
Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Report abuse