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The Resource Stiff : the curious lives of human cadavers

Stiff : the curious lives of human cadavers

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Stiff : the curious lives of human cadavers
Title
Stiff
Title remainder
the curious lives of human cadavers
Statement of responsibility
Mary Roach
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A look inside the world of forensics examines the use of human cadavers in a wide range of endeavors, including research into new surgical procedures, space exploration, and a Tennessee human decay research facility
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Alex Award, 2004.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2003.
  • Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey), Nonfiction, 2006.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2003.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2004
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2007
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
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165020
Cataloging source
DLC
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Roach, Mary
Dewey number
611
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Human experimentation in medicine
  • Dead
  • Human dissection
Target audience
adult
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the curious lives of human cadavers
Label
Stiff : the curious lives of human cadavers
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-303)
Extent
303 p.
Isbn
9780393050936
Lccn
2002152908
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393050936
  • (OCoLC)50912705
Label
Stiff : the curious lives of human cadavers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-303)
Extent
303 p.
Isbn
9780393050936
Lccn
2002152908
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393050936
  • (OCoLC)50912705

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