The body : a guide for occupants / Bill Bryson.
Publication year: 2019
Publisher: London : Doubleday, 2019.
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780857522405 (hbk.) :
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 this title is a brilliant, often very funny attempt to understand the miracle of our physical and neurological make up.
454 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 24 cm
If you're a fan of Bill's don't miss his latest science book 'The Body' It has a different feel to his travel books but is still written in his own unique humorous style.
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Format: Large print