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Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher W W Norton & Co Inc
Publication date May 1, 2004
Pages 304
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780393324822
ISBN-10 0393324826
Dimensions 0.75 by 6 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.60 lbs.
Original list price $15.95
Other format details sci/tech
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
A compelling look inside the world of forensics examines the use of human cadavers in a wide range of endeavors, including research into new surgical procedures, the testing of the authenticity of the Shroud of Turin, space exploration, a Tennessee human decay research facility, and a Scandinavian funeral directors' conference on human composting. Reprint. 100,000 first printing.
Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780393050936 Book cover for 9780786258536
 
Large print edition from Thorndike Pr (October 1, 2003)
9780786258536 | details & prices | 453 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 1.00 in. | 1.25 lbs | List price $29.95
About: Examines the use of human cadavers in a wide range of endeavors, including research into new surgical procedures, space exploration, and a Tennessee human decay research facility.
1 edition from W W Norton & Co Inc (April 1, 2003)
9780393050936 | details & prices | 303 pages | 5.75 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.05 lbs | List price $23.95
About: A look inside the world of forensics examines the use of human cadavers in a wide range of endeavors, including research into new surgical procedures, space exploration, and a Tennessee human decay research facility.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780393324822
 
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Reprint edition from W W Norton & Co Inc (May 1, 2004)
9780393324822 | details & prices | 304 pages | 6.00 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $15.95
About: A look inside the world of forensics examines the use of human cadavers in a wide range of endeavors, including research into new surgical procedures, space exploration, and a Tennessee human decay research facility.
CD/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9781400100972 Book cover for 9781400130979 Book cover for 9781400150977
 
With Shelly Frasier (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Tantor Media Inc (January 30, 2005)
9781400130979 | details & prices | 6.75 × 6.50 × 1.00 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $59.99
About: A look inside the world of forensics examines the use of human cadavers in a wide range of endeavors, including research into new surgical procedures, space exploration, and a Tennessee human decay research facility.
Unabridged edition from Tantor Media Inc (October 1, 2003)
9781400100972 | details & prices | 5.00 × 7.50 × 1.00 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $29.99
About: An oddly compelling, often hilarious exploration of the strange lives of our bodies postmortem.
With Shelly Frasier | Mp3 una edition from Tantor Media Inc (September 30, 2003)
9781400150977 | details & prices | 5.25 × 7.50 × 0.50 in. | 0.22 lbs | List price $19.99
This edition also contains Stiff
Reinforced
from Demco Media (August 30, 2004)
9780606312615 | details & prices | 304 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $23.40
About: A look inside the world of forensics examines the use of human cadavers in a wide range of endeavors, including research into new surgical procedures, space exploration, and a Tennessee human decay research facility.
Prebinding
Book cover for 9781417666287 Book cover for 9781435287426
 
Reprint edition from Paw Prints (May 22, 2008)
9781435287426 | details & prices | 304 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 0.78 lbs | List price $22.95
from Turtleback Books (May 1, 2004)
9781417666287 | details & prices | 8.50 × 5.50 × 1.00 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $25.70
About: A look inside the world of forensics examines the use of human cadavers in a wide range of endeavors, including research into new surgical procedures, space exploration, and a Tennessee human decay research facility.

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