Stiff The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers

Written By Mary Roach
Stiff  The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
  • Publsiher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 17 May 2004
  • ISBN : 9780393069198
  • Pages : 320 pages
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 3834 reviews
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Download or read book entitled Stiff The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers by author: Mary Roach which was release on 17 May 2004 and published by W. W. Norton & Company with total page 320 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. "One of the funniest and most unusual books of the year....Gross, educational, and unexpectedly sidesplitting."—Entertainment Weekly Stiff is an oddly compelling, often hilarious exploration of the strange lives of our bodies postmortem. For two thousand years, cadavers—some willingly, some unwittingly—have been involved in science's boldest strides and weirdest undertakings. In this fascinating account, Mary Roach visits the good deeds of cadavers over the centuries and tells the engrossing story of our bodies when we are no longer with them.

Stiff The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers

Stiff  The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
  • Author : Mary Roach
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2004-05-17
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 9780393069198
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Summary : "One of the funniest and most unusual books of the year....Gross, educational, and unexpectedly sidesplitting."—Entertainment Weekly Stiff is an oddly compelling, often hilarious exploration of the strange lives of our bodies postmortem. For two thousand years, cadavers—some willingly, some unwittingly—have been involved in science's boldest strides ...

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Stiff
  • Author : Mary Roach
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2012-09-06
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 9780393069198
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Summary : What happens to your body after you have died? Fertilizer? Crash Test Dummy? Human Dumpling? Ballistics Practise? Life after death is not as simple as it looks. Mary Roach's Stiff lifts the lid off what happens to our bodies once we have died. Bold, original and with a delightful eye ...

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  • Author : Worth Books
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release Date : 2017-02-07
  • Total pages : 30
  • ISBN : 9780393069198
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  • Author : Mary Roach
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2009-04-06
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 9780393069198
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Summary : A New York Times Bestseller “Rich in dexterous innuendo, laugh-out-loud humor and illuminating fact. It’s compulsively readable.” —Los Angeles Times Book Review In ?Bonk, ?the best-selling author of Stiff turns her outrageous curiosity and insight on the most alluring scientific subject of all: sex. Can a person think herself ...

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  • Publisher : ICON Group International
  • Release Date : 2021-05-11
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780393069198
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  • Author : John Troyer
  • Publisher : Mit Press
  • Release Date : 2020
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 9780393069198
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Summary : "How human technological interventions into death and the dead body since the nineteenth century have had a profound impact on today's (and future) end-of-life and human mortality realities. As Director of the Centre for Death and Society, the world's only interdisciplinary studies centre dedicated to researching death, dying, and the ...

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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 361
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  • Author : Robert Brewer
  • Publisher : Writers Digest Books
  • Release Date : 2007-07-06
  • Total pages : 1176
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Summary : Incorporating all the great information writers have to come to expect for more than 80 years, this latest edition features higher profiles of its author interviews, five new market sections, and the most up-to-date market listings available to help readers find success....

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  • Author : John Greenfieldt,Patrice Bartell
  • Publisher : Hw Wilson Company
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 1856
  • ISBN : 9780393069198
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Summary : Wilson's Public Library Core Collection: Nonfiction (13th Edition, 2008) recommends reference and nonfiction books for the general adult audience. It is a guide to over 9,000 books (over 6,500 titles are new to this edition), plus review sources and other professional aids for librarians and media specialists. Acquisitions librarians, reference librarians and cataloguers ...

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  • Author : Juliette Yaakov,John Greenfieldt,Patrice Bartell
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 251
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Author : Patrick Jones,Maureen L. Hartman,Patricia Taylor
  • Publisher : Neal Schuman Pub
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 314
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  • Author : Ellen Sussman
  • Publisher : W W Norton & Company Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 9780393069198
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Summary : Women writers celebrate and meditate on their acts of defiance, from using well-chosen expletives and engaging in less-than-ideal parenting techniques to getting back at an ex and wearing a stolen Girl Scout badge....

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  • Author : Salman Akhtar
  • Publisher : Harmony
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 223
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Summary : A poet and psychiatrist examines how humans acquire objects and explores the psychological reasons why they invest them with significance and meaning....