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Spring chicken : stay young forever (or die trying), Bill Gifford

Label
Spring chicken : stay young forever (or die trying)
Title
Spring chicken
Title remainder
stay young forever (or die trying)
Statement of responsibility
Bill Gifford
Creator
Author
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Offers a broad examination of the subject of longevity, looking at the current scientific understanding of aging, as well as simple things people can do to promote longevity and common myths, misconceptions, and scams on the subject
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
613.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA776.75
LC item number
.G55 2015
Literary form
non fiction
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Spring chicken : stay young forever (or die trying), Bill Gifford
Label
Spring chicken : stay young forever (or die trying), Bill Gifford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-352) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue. The elixir -- Brothers -- The age of aging -- The fountain of youthiness -- Yours sincerely, wasting away -- How to live to 108 without really trying -- The heart of the problem -- Baldness as metaphor -- The lives of our cells -- Phil vs. fat -- Pole vaulting into eternity -- Starving for immortality -- What doesn't kill you -- Fast forward -- Who moved my keys? -- Epilogue. The death of death -- Appendix. Things that might work
Control code
ocn864092936
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 366 pages
Isbn
9781455527441
Lccn
2014048817
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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System control number
  • (Sirsi) o864092936
  • (OCoLC)864092936
  • (Sirsi) b1444723x

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