Gavin Francis Adventures In Human Being

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Adventures In Human Being

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Book Description Profile Books Ltd, 2015. Softcover. Book Condition: New. First edition. We have a lifetime`s association with our bodies, but for many of us they remain uncharted territory. In Adventures in Human Being, Gavin Francis leads the reader on a journey through health and illness, offering insights on everything from the ribbed surface of the brain to the secret workings of the heart and the womb, from the pulse of life at the wrist to the unique engineering of the foot. Drawing on his own experiences as a doctor and GP, he blends first-hand case studies with reflections on the way the body has been imagined and portrayed over the millennia. If the body is a foreign country, then to practice medicine is to explore new territory-Francis leads the reader on an adventure through what it means to be human. Both a user`s guide to the body and a celebration of its elegance, this book will transform the way you think about being alive, whether in sickness or in health. Published in association with well come Collection. Printed Pages: 256. Bookseller Inventory # 101125

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Book Description Profile Books Ltd, 2015. Softcover. Book Condition: New. First edition. We have a lifetime`s association with our bodies, but for many of us they remain uncharted territory. In Adventures in Human Being, Gavin Francis leads the reader on a journey through health and illness, offering insights on everything from the ribbed surface of the brain to the secret workings of the heart and the womb, from the pulse of life at the wrist to the unique engineering of the foot. Drawing on his own experiences as a doctor and GP, he blends first-hand case studies with reflections on the way the body has been imagined and portrayed over the millennia. If the body is a foreign country, then to practice medicine is to explore new territory-Francis leads the reader on an adventure through what it means to be human. Both a user`s guide to the body and a celebration of its elegance, this book will transform the way you think about being alive, whether in sickness or in health. Published in association with well come Collection. Printed Pages: 256. Bookseller Inventory # 101125

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