Stiff : the curious lives of human cadavers
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Published:
New York : W.W. Norton, 2004.
Format:
Book
Edition:
Norton paperback [edition].
Physical Desc:
303 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780393324822, 9780393324822, 0393324826, 0393324826, 9780393324822 (pbk.)
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 9.4, 16 Points
Lexile measure:
1230

Notes

General Note
Originally published: 2003.
General Note
Includes a reading group guide and an excerpt from "Packing for Mars : the curious science of life in the void."
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages [295]-303).
Target Audience
1230L,Lexile
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APA Citation (style guide)

Roach, M. (2004). Stiff: the curious lives of human cadavers. Norton paperback [edition]. New York: W.W. Norton.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Roach, Mary. 2004. Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers. New York: W.W. Norton.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Roach, Mary, Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers. New York: W.W. Norton, 2004.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Roach, Mary. Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers. Norton paperback [edition]. New York: W.W. Norton, 2004. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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