Bill Bryson - The Body: A Guide for Occupants

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Used Very GoodPaperback (med)Dimensions - 127 x 198 x 38mmPublication Date: 2019 The Body: A Guide for Occupants by Bill BrysonIn the bestselling, prize-winning A Short History of Nearly Everything, Bill Bryson achieved the seemingly impossible by making the science of our world both understandable and entertaining to millions of...
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Dimensions - 127 x 198 x 38mm
Publication Date: 2019

The Body: A Guide for Occupants by Bill Bryson

In the bestselling, prize-winning A Short History of Nearly Everything, Bill Bryson achieved the seemingly impossible by making the science of our world both understandable and entertaining to millions of people around the globe.

Now he turns his attention inwards to explore the human body, how it functions and its remarkable ability to heal itself. Full of extraordinary facts and astonishing stories, The Body: A Guide for Occupants is a brilliant, often very funny attempt to understand the miracle of our physical and neurological make up.

A wonderful successor to A Short History of Nearly Everything, this book will have you marvelling at the form you occupy, and celebrating the genius of your existence, time and time again.

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