Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers Unabridged Edition

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"Not grisly but inspiring, this work considers the many valuable scientific uses of the body after death." ---Library Journal

About the Author

Journalist and former Salon.com columnist Mary Roach is the author of the New York Times bestseller Stiff, Spook, Bonk, and Packing for Mars.

Shelly Frasier has recorded over fifty audiobooks. She can be heard narrating such classics as Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs and Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll.

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