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A Natural History of the Senses - Ackerman, Diane
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Why does music move us? Why do we crave chocolate? Why do we see in colour? A Natural History of the Senses is both an exploration of the physical processes underlying our perceptions and an eloquent ode to life. Poet, pilot, naturalist, journalist, essayist and explorer Diane Ackerman takes each of the five senses in turn and weaves together scientific fact with lore, literary allusion and voluptuous description. With her unfailing curiosity about the world illuminating everything she turns her gaze upon, Diane Ackerman ...

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A Natural History of the Senses 1996, Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ), London

ISBN-13: 9781857994032

Paperback

Natural History of the Senses 1995, Vintage Books USA, New York

ISBN-13: 9780394269535

Trade paperback

A Natural History of the Senses 1992, Chapmans Publishers, London

ISBN-13: 9781855925632

New edition

Mass-market paperback

A Natural History of the Senses 1991, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679735663

Trade paperback

A Natural History of the Senses 1991, Orion, London

ISBN-13: 9781855925076

Hardcover

A Natural History of the Senses 1990, Random House (NY), New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780394573359

Hardcover