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The Resource Body of work : meditations on mortality from the human anatomy lab, Christine Montross

Body of work : meditations on mortality from the human anatomy lab, Christine Montross

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Body of work : meditations on mortality from the human anatomy lab
Title
Body of work
Title remainder
meditations on mortality from the human anatomy lab
Statement of responsibility
Christine Montross
Title variation
Meditations on mortality from the human anatomy lab
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A first-year medical student describes an anatomy class during which she studied the donated body of a cadaver dubbed "Eve," an experience that profoundly influenced her subsequent studies and understanding of the human form
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
189903
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
meditations on mortality in the human anatomy lab
Label
Body of work : meditations on mortality from the human anatomy lab, Christine Montross
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Publication
Copyright
Note
"A revelatory memoir of the relationship between a cadaver named Eve and the first-year medical student who cut her open"--Back cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [293]-295)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: mystery -- Bone box -- First cut -- Breath and blood -- Anatomical precedence -- Origins of a corpse -- In pursuit of wonder -- The bodies of strangers -- Toll -- The discomfort of doctoring -- An unsteady balance -- Pelvis -- Dismantled -- Epilogue: good-bye
Control code
19348310
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
295 pages
Isbn
9780143113669
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn183266838
  • (OCoLC)183266838
Label
Body of work : meditations on mortality from the human anatomy lab, Christine Montross
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A revelatory memoir of the relationship between a cadaver named Eve and the first-year medical student who cut her open"--Back cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [293]-295)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: mystery -- Bone box -- First cut -- Breath and blood -- Anatomical precedence -- Origins of a corpse -- In pursuit of wonder -- The bodies of strangers -- Toll -- The discomfort of doctoring -- An unsteady balance -- Pelvis -- Dismantled -- Epilogue: good-bye
Control code
19348310
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
295 pages
Isbn
9780143113669
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn183266838
  • (OCoLC)183266838

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