Eric Lax is the author of Woody Allen, A Biography and Life and Death on 10 West, both New York Times Notable Books. His work has appeared in The New York Times Magazine, Vanity Fair, Life, The Atlantic Monthly, and Esquire, as well as in many other magazines and newspapers. He lives with his wife and two sons in Los Angeles.
The Mold in Dr. Florey's Coat
Henry Holt and Co.
"Admirable, superbly researched . . . perhaps the most exciting tale of science since the apple dropped on Newton's head."
—Simon Winchester, The New York Times