Anatomies

Anatomies

A Cultural History of the Human Body

Book - 2013
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Combining science, history and culture, this guide to the human body explores every aspect of our anatomy from ancient body art to modern-day plastic surgery and discusses why some people are left-handed and why some cultures think the soul resides in the liver.
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 2013.
ISBN: 9780393239881
0393239888
Branch Call Number: 610.9 ALD
Characteristics: xxv, 294 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

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Apr 12, 2016

Any book that purports that James Harvey discovered pulmonary circulation is a work of dishonest colonial Whitewashing or lazy intellectualism. As the kids say, "FAIL". History didn't suddenly restart in 1600 in Europe after a millennial hiatus.

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