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Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers

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This book tells you everything you ever wanted to know about what happens to bodies after they die. From a plastic surgeon's convention, where the doctors test out the latest nip n'tuck techniques on the recently expired, to the quest for the perfect crash test dummy, Mary Roach tracks down the dead and the people who spend their days with them. For 2000 years human cadavers have been at the forefront of scientific exploration. From testing the efficiency of the guillotine, experiments to weigh the soul, calibrating crash ...

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Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
2004, W. W. Norton & Company, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780393324822

Trade paperback

Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
2004, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780141007458

Mass-market paperback

Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
2004, Perfection Learning

ISBN-13: 9780756983673

Hardcover

Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
2003, W. W. Norton & Company, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780393050936

Hardcover

Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
2003, Tantor Audio, Old Saybrook

ISBN-13: 9781400100972

Audiobook CD

Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
2003, Viking, London

ISBN-13: 9780670912179

Hardcover

Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
2003, Tantor Audio, Old Saybrook

ISBN-13: 9781400150977

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