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Rest in Pieces: The Curious Fates of Famous Corpses

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In the long run, we're all dead. But for some of the most influential figures in history, death marked the start of a new adventure. The famous deceased have been stolen, burned, sold, pickled, frozen, stuffed, impersonated and even filed away in a lawyer's office. Their fingers, teeth, toes, arms, legs, skulls, hearts, lungs and nether regions have embarked on voyages that criss-cross the globe and stretch the imagination. Counterfeiters tried to steal Lincoln's corpse. Einstein's brain went on a cross-country road trip. ...

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Rest in Pieces: The Curious Fates of Famous Corpses
2016, Simon & Schuster

ISBN-13: 9781451655001

Trade paperback

Rest in Pieces: The Curious Fates of Famous Corpses
2016, Duckworth

ISBN-13: 9780715651162

Paperback

Rest in Pieces: The Curious Fates of Famous Corpses
2014, Duckworth

ISBN-13: 9780715648483

Hardcover

Rest in Pieces: The Curious Fates of Famous Corpses
2013, Simon & Schuster

ISBN-13: 9781451654981

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