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text Stiff : the curious lives of human cadavers

Summary
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. I... Read more
Contents
A head is a terrible thing to waste : practicing surgery on the dead -- Crimes of anatomy : body snatching and other sordid tales from the dawn of human dissection -- Life after death : on human decay and what can be done about it -- Dead man driv... Read more
Description
303 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Publisher
W.W. Norton 2003

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TADL-WOOD 611 ROA in Adult Non-fiction Available
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