Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal

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Eating is the most pleasurable, gross, necessary, unspeakable biological process we undertake. But very few of us realise what strange wet miracles of science operate inside us after every meal - let alone have pondered the results (of the research). How have physicists made crisps crispier? What do laundry detergent and saliva have in common? Was self-styled `nutritional economist' Horace Fletcher right to persuade millions of people that chewing a bite of shallot seven hundred times would yield double the vitamins? In ...

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Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal
2014, W. W. Norton & Company

ISBN-13: 9780393348743

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Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal
2014, Oneworld Publications, London

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2013, W. W. Norton & Company

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Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal
2013, Thorndike Press

ISBN-13: 9781410461537

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Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal
2013, Tantor Audio, Old Saybrook

ISBN-13: 9781452613420

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Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal
2013, Oneworld Publications, London

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2013, Tantor Audio, Old Saybrook

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2013, Tantor Audio Pa

ISBN-13: 9781467652537

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