Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
Autor ROACH, Mary
An apariţie 2004
Editura Penguin
Nr pagini 304
Dimensiuni 20 x 13 cm
Format Paperback, B

Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers

  • Cod produs: 9780141007458
  • Disponibilitate: În Stoc
  • 58,00 Lei


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 for detail, Roach tells us everything we wanted to know about this new frontier in medical science.

Interweaving present-day explorations with a history of past attempts to study what it means to be human Stiff is a deliciously dark investigations for readers of popular science as well as fans of the macabre

Etichete: roach mary