Jordan Funke's Reviews > Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers

Stiff by Mary Roach
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Apr 21, 2008

really liked it
bookshelves: humor, nonfiction, science
Read in January, 2004

This book was gruesomely captivating. I especially loved(?) the bit about how medical students now practice their craft on separated body parts. Plastic surgeons get the head, orthopoedists get limbs, etc. Gorey and historical, I loved reading it outloud.

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