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The body: a guide for occupants, Bill Bryson ; read by Bill Bryson.
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Author: Bryson, Bill.
Publication year: 2020
Media class: eAudio
Edition: Unabridged ed.
Publisher: Bolinda/Audible audio, 2020.
Resource type: Electronic
ISBN: 9780655666318
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Downloadable eAudiobook.
Non fiction.
Duration: 14:48:34.
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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A bit dryer than Bryson's normal fare. Not so many laugh out loud moments as - say - 'A Walk in the Woods'. Even so, this is a fascinating read. Narrated by Bryson himself, this has a bonus section at the end on sound and hearing, which isn't part of the physical book.
17/06/20
helenearl
Bedford
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