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message 1: by Fenster (new)

Fenster | 1 comments Hi!

I wonder if you know of a good popular science book about the human body?


message 2: by Elentarri (new)

Elentarri Try these.
Mutants On Genetic Variety and the Human Body by Armand Marie Leroi

The Spark of Life Electricity in the Human Body by Frances Ashcroft

The Story of the Human Body Evolution, Health, and Disease by Daniel E. Lieberman


message 3: by Margaret (new)

Margaret Skea | 3 comments And if you're interested in medicine more generally - try Honey, Mud, Maggots and Other Medical MarvelsHoney, Mud, Maggots and Other Medical Marvels: The Science Behind Folk Remedies and Old Wives' Tales Honey, Mud, Maggots and Other Medical Marvels The Science Behind Folk Remedies and Old Wives' Tales by Robert Root-Bernstein


message 4: by Dr.geoff (new)

Dr.geoff Nihal | 2 comments If you want to just know human body.. Try HUMAN BODY ILLUSTRATIVE GUID (DK publishers)
If you want to know more about human body..read GRAY,S ANATOMY (elsevier)...it is an amazing book


message 5: by Bill (new)

Bill Yancey (goodreadscombillyancey) | 4 comments Guyton's Physiology books are great.


message 6: by Dr.geoff (new)

Dr.geoff Nihal | 2 comments @Bill.....Guyton help to know physiological process in our body...yep..it's a great book


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message 9: by Tai (new)

Tai | 1 comments Other books by Mary Roach: Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex

They're light reads which delve into interesting a little known facts!


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