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The Resource Anatomies : a cultural history of the human body, Hugh Aldersey-Williams

Anatomies : a cultural history of the human body, Hugh Aldersey-Williams

Label
Anatomies : a cultural history of the human body
Title
Anatomies
Title remainder
a cultural history of the human body
Statement of responsibility
Hugh Aldersey-Williams
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Combining science, history, and culture, the author explores every aspect of human anatomy from ancient body art to modern plastic surgery, discussing why some people are left-handed and why some cultures think the soul resides in the liver
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aldersey-Williams, Hugh
Dewey number
612
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP38
LC item number
.A36 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human anatomy
  • Human body
  • Human physiology
Label
Anatomies : a cultural history of the human body, Hugh Aldersey-Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-280) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part 2
  • Parts
  • Carving Up the Territory
  • 65
  • Head
  • 83
  • Face
  • 96
  • Brain
  • 112
  • Part 1
  • Heart
  • 127
  • Blood
  • 141
  • Ear
  • 153
  • Eye
  • 165
  • Stomach
  • 178
  • Whole
  • Hand
  • 187
  • Sex
  • 203
  • Foot
  • 215
  • Skin
  • 226
  • Part 3
  • Future
  • Mapping the Territory
  • Extending the Territory
  • 243
  • 19
  • Flesh
  • 38
  • Bones
  • 49
Control code
ocn827852486
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xxv, 294 pages
Isbn
9780393239881
Lccn
2013002982
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
612 AL23 ; XX-N ; es ; A13BP119.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 827852486
  • (Sirsi) 827852486
  • (OCoLC)827852486
Label
Anatomies : a cultural history of the human body, Hugh Aldersey-Williams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-280) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part 2
  • Parts
  • Carving Up the Territory
  • 65
  • Head
  • 83
  • Face
  • 96
  • Brain
  • 112
  • Part 1
  • Heart
  • 127
  • Blood
  • 141
  • Ear
  • 153
  • Eye
  • 165
  • Stomach
  • 178
  • Whole
  • Hand
  • 187
  • Sex
  • 203
  • Foot
  • 215
  • Skin
  • 226
  • Part 3
  • Future
  • Mapping the Territory
  • Extending the Territory
  • 243
  • 19
  • Flesh
  • 38
  • Bones
  • 49
Control code
ocn827852486
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xxv, 294 pages
Isbn
9780393239881
Lccn
2013002982
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
612 AL23 ; XX-N ; es ; A13BP119.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 827852486
  • (Sirsi) 827852486
  • (OCoLC)827852486

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