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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello 612.1 JAUHAR (Text) 37743002281824 Adult New Book Shelf In process -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 612.17 Jauhar (Text) 31208912595156 new non-fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780374168650
  • ISBN: 0374168652
  • Physical Description: 269 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2018.

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General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A small heart -- Prime mover -- Clutch -- Dynamo -- Pump -- Nut -- Stress fractures -- Pipes -- Wires -- Generator -- Replacement parts -- Vulnerable heart -- A mother's heart -- Compensatory pause.
Summary, etc.:
For centuries, the human heart seemed beyond our understanding: an inscrutable shuddering mass that was somehow the driver of emotion and the seat of the soul. As the cardiologist and bestselling author Sandeep Jauhar shows in Heart: A History, it was only recently that we demolished age-old taboos and devised the transformative procedures that have changed the way we live.
Subject: Heart.
Heart Diseases.
Genre: Personal narratives.

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