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The body : a guide for occupants

Bryson, Bill, author.

New York : Doubleday, 2019.

x, 450 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm

"[A] head-to-toe tour of the marvel that is the human body ... a must-read owner's manual for everybody. Bill Bryson once again proves himself to be an incomparable companion as he guides us through the human body--how it functions, its remarkable ability to heal itself, and (unfortunately) the ways it can fail"-- Provided by publisher.

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ISBN:

9780385539302 (hbk.)

ISBN:

9780385539319 (ebk.)

LC Call No:

QM23.2 .B79 2019

Dewey Class No:

612 23

Author:

Bryson, Bill, author.

Title:

The body : a guide for occupants / Bill Bryson.

Edition:

First United States edition.

Physical:

x, 450 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm

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text txt rdacontent

ContentType:

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MediaType:

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CarrierType:

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BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (pages 416-424) and index.

Summary:

"[A] head-to-toe tour of the marvel that is the human body ... a must-read owner's manual for everybody. Bill Bryson once again proves himself to be an incomparable companion as he guides us through the human body--how it functions, its remarkable ability to heal itself, and (unfortunately) the ways it can fail"-- Provided by publisher.

Subject:

Human anatomy--Popular works.

Subject:

Human physiology--Popular works.

Subject:

SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology.

Subject:

MEDICAL / Anatomy.

Subject:

HUMOR / General.

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