Mortal Lessons - Selzer, Richard, MD

In this collection of nineteen unforgettable essays, Dr. Richard Selzer describes unsparingly the surgeon's art, opening up the body to view, one part at a time. Both moving and perversely funny, Mortal Lessons is an established classic that considers not only the workings and misworkings of the human body, but also the meaning of life and death. ...

Mortal Lessons 1996, Mariner Books, San Diego, CA

ISBN-13: 9780156004008

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