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The body : a guide for occupants / Bill Bryson.

Bryson, Bill, author.  

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  • 6 of 8 copies available at Consortium of Ohio Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Galion Library.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 0385539304
  • ISBN: 9780385539302
  • Physical Description: x, 450 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First United States edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, [2019]
  • Bibliography Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-424) and index.
Subject: Human anatomy.
Human physiology.
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300 . ‡ax, 450 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : ‡billustrations (some color) ; ‡c25 cm
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504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references (pages 387-424) and index.
5050 . ‡aHow to build a human -- The outside: skin and hair -- Microbial you -- The brain -- The head -- Down the hatch: the mouth and throat -- The heart and blood -- The chemistry department -- In the dissecting room: the skeleton -- On the move: bipedalism and exercise -- Equilibrium -- The immune system -- Deep breath: the lungs and breathing -- Food, glorious food -- The guts -- Sleep -- Into the nether regions -- In the beginning: conception and birth -- Nerves and pain -- When things go wrong: diseases -- When things go very wrong: cancer -- Medicine good and bad -- The end.
520 . ‡aBill Bryson takes us on a head-to-toe tour of the marvel that is the human body. As compulsively readable as it is comprehensive, this is Bryson at his very best, a must-read owner's manual for everybody.
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