BeschreibungOddly compelling and often hilarious, 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.
PortraitMary Roach is the author of four previous books: Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void, Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex, Spook: Science Tackles the Afterlife, and Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers. Her writing has appeared in Outside, Wired, National Geographic, and the New York Times Magazine, among others. She lives in Oakland, California.
PressestimmenThe numerous tidbits of information derived from the author's travels and interviews make [this book] uniquely appealing. --Joseph H Davis, MD (07/16/2003)
Untertitel: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers. illustrations. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: Norton & Company
Erscheinungsdatum: Juni 2004
Seitenanzahl: 304 Seiten