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The body : a guide for occupants

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"Bill Bryson, bestselling author of A Short History of Nearly Everything, takes us on a head-to-toe tour of the marvel that is the human body. As compulsively readable as it is comprehensive, this is Bryson at his very best, a must-read owner's manual foreverybody. Bill Bryson once again proves himself to be an incomparable companion as he guides us through the human body--how it functions, its remarkable ability to heal itself, and (unfortunately) the ways it can fail. Full of extraordinary facts (yourbody made a million red blood cells since you started reading this) and irresistible Bryson-esque anecdotes, The Body will lead you to a deeper understanding of the miracle that is life in general and you in particular. As Bill Bryson writes, "We pass our existence within this wobble of flesh and yet take it almost entirely for granted." The Body will cure that indifference with generous doses of wondrous, compulsively readable facts and information"--

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Avon Free Library 612 BRY (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52113300511688
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Bell Memorial Library - Nunda 612 BRY (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52114300202245
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Bloomfield Public Library 612 Bryson (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52133300137318
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Cordelia A. Greene Library - Castile 612 BRY (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52136000253038
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Dansville Public Library 612 BRY (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52117300526109
Checked out
11/16/2020
Geneva Public Library 612 BRY (Text)
Second Floor New Books
52118301010291
Available
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Honeoye Public Library 612 (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52120300378125
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Lima Public Library MCN 612 BRY (Text)
McNaughton
52139000871569
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Lyons Public Library 612 BRY (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52141300546743
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Macedon Public Library 612 BRY (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52121300740314
Available
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