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Stiff The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers

Stiff  The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
  • Author : Mary Roach
  • Publsiher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 17 May 2004
  • ISBN : 9780393069198
  • Pages : 320 pages
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 3835 ratings
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"One of the funniest and most unusual books of the year....Gross, educational, and unexpectedly sidesplitting."—Entertainment Weekly Stiff is an oddly compelling, often hilarious exploration of the strange lives of our bodies postmortem. For two thousand years, cadavers—some willingly, some unwittingly—have been involved in science's boldest strides and weirdest undertakings. In this fascinating account, Mary Roach visits the good deeds of cadavers over the centuries and tells the engrossing story of our bodies when we are no longer with them.


Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers

Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
  • Author : Mary Roach
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 17 May 2004
GET THIS BOOKStiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers

"One of the funniest and most unusual books of the year....Gross, educational, and unexpectedly sidesplitting."—Entertainment Weekly Stiff is an oddly compelling, often hilarious exploration of the strange lives of our bodies postmortem. For two thousand years, cadavers—some willingly, some unwittingly—have been involved in science's boldest strides and weirdest undertakings. In this fascinating account, Mary Roach visits the good deeds of cadavers over the centuries and tells the engrossing story of our bodies when we are no


Stiff

Stiff
  • Author : Mary Roach
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 02 March 2021
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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.


Stiff

Stiff
  • Author : Mary Roach
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 02 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKStiff

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.






Be Stiff

Be Stiff
  • Author : Richard Balls
  • Publisher : Soundcheck Books
  • Release : 30 October 2014
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More Than Just A Record Label! Told here for the first time, the complete story of the legendary Stiff Records



Persuasive Communication

Persuasive Communication
  • Author : James Brian Stiff,Paul A. Mongeau
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release : 18 October 2002
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This popular text provides a comprehensive introduction to the study of persuasive messages and their effects. Concepts and methods from communication and social psychology are seamlessly integrated to give students a solid grasp of foundational issues in persuasion research, the core features of persuasive transactions, and major models of persuasive communication. Distinguished by its clear organization and wealth of concrete examples, this is an ideal text for advanced undergraduate- and graduate-level courses for students with a basic understanding of quantitative


Stiff

Stiff
  • Author : Shane Maloney
  • Publisher : Skyhorse
  • Release : 04 February 2014
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Don’t you just hate it when someone tries to kill you and you don’t know why? Single father Murray Whelan thinks the life of a parent and political operative is complicated enough. His ex is staking out the moral high ground for a custody battle, and rumors of an early election are starting to fly in the upper echelons of Australia’s Labor party. When a Turk is found snap-frozen in a local meat plant, Murray cops the


Working Stiff

Working Stiff
  • Author : Annelise Ryan
  • Publisher : Kensington Books
  • Release : 01 August 2010
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When Mattie Winston catches her husband Dr. David Winston receiving some very special loving care from R.N. Karen Owenby, she quits her job and moves out. Mattie's best friend Izzy offers her a place to stay and suggests she'd be a natural as deputy coroner. Now, instead of taking patients' pulses, Mattie's weighing their hearts and livers. But Mattie's first homicide call turns out to be for none other than Nurse Karen, and even though she saw her ex


Lucky Stiff

Lucky Stiff
  • Author : Deborah Coonts
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release : 15 February 2011
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Lucky O'Toole--Head of Customer Relations at The Babylon, premier mega-resort on the Vegas Strip--thinks it's just another night in Las Vegas. A tractor-trailer has spilled its load of a million honeybees, blocking not only the Strip but the entrance to her hotel... the District Attorney for Clark County—apparently the odd man out of a threesome on the twelfth floor—is hiding in the buff in one of the hotel's laundry rooms... and Numbers Neidermeyer--one of Vegas' less-than-savory oddsmakers--is arguing


Frozen Stiff

Frozen Stiff
  • Author : HP Hanson
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release : 30 September 2009
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Sanford Gentworthy Livingston III –he’d like it a lot if you’ll call him Sandy – has crafted himself an idyllic bachelor existence in Santa Fe: he has money, a nice house on a hillside, two hot cars and an even hotter girlfriend, and a job that’s like a hobby. But something’s missing. Sandy’s not sure what it is, but something’s definitely missing. And if it weren’t for that dead hiker – whose death looks more


Board Stiff TEE E-Book

Board Stiff TEE E-Book
  • Author : Christopher Gallagher,John C Sciarra,Steven Ginsberg
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 07 May 2012
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Learn TEE the fun and effortless way! Dr. Gallagher returns with the 2nd edition of Board Stiff TEE: Transesophageal Echocardiography, following the same humorous, digestible writing style that made the last edition a runaway best seller. This highly effective, enjoyable, and affordable medical reference book is not only ideal for those taking the boards; it is also a great overview for anyone looking to stay up-to-date on this increasingly important monitoring modality. Consult this title on your favorite e-reader, conduct