Stiff the curious lives of human cadavers / Mary Roach.
Publisher: [Old Saybrook, Conn.] : Tantor Media, 2008.
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|General Note:||Duration: 8:00:10.
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|Participant or Performer:||Read by Shelly Frasier.|
|Summary:||An oddly compelling, often hilarious exploration of the strange lives of our bodies postmortem. For 2,000 years, cadavers---some willingly, some unwittingly---have been involved in science's boldest strides and weirdest undertakings. They've tested France's first guillotines, ridden the NASA Space Shuttle, been crucified in a Parisian laboratory to test the authenticity of the Shroud of Turin, and helped solve the mystery of TWA Flight 800 ...|
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Human experimentation in medicine
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Citation: Roach, Mary. "Stiff the curious lives of human cadavers." Old Saybrook, Conn. : Tantor Media, 2008.