Stiff: the curious lives of human cadavers

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subject_facet Dead, Human dissection, Human experimentation in medicine
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title Stiff : the curious lives of human cadavers
title_display Stiff : the curious lives of human cadavers
title_full Stiff : the curious lives of human cadavers / by Mary Roach, Stiff The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers, Stiff [electronic resource] : the curious lives of human cadavers / Mary Roach
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title_sort stiff the curious lives of human cadavers
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topic Medical, Nonfiction, Science, Sociology
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