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Stuff of Life: Profiles of the Molecules That Make Us Tick
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Publisher W H Freeman & Co
Publication date March 1, 2002
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780716737636
ISBN-10 0716737639
Original list price $21.95 says people who bought this book also bought:
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Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: In this text, Eric P. Widmaier deconstructs the fundamental processes of the human body and focuses on vital biological substances. By examining the blueprints that dictate what we are, the molecular framework that holds us together, and the balance of chemicals that flow within us, Widmaier explores: why some fats are worse than others, how the stomach digests food, why we need to breathe and where our energy comes from.

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9780716737636 | details & prices | List price $21.95
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2 reprint edition from Henry Holt & Co (August 1, 2003); titled "The Stuff of Life: Profiles of the Molecules That Make Us Tick"
9780805074376 | details & prices | 160 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $14.00
About: Seeks to deconstruct the fundamental processes and biological substances that make up the human body, covering such topics as fat varieties, the role of cholesterol, how the stomach digests food, and the sources of energy.

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