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The Resource Long for this world : the strange science of immortality, Jonathan Weiner

Long for this world : the strange science of immortality, Jonathan Weiner

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Long for this world : the strange science of immortality
Title
Long for this world
Title remainder
the strange science of immortality
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Weiner
Title variation
Longing for this world
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This rollicking scientific adventure story is science writing of the highest order and with the highest stakes. Could we live forever? And if we could--would we want to?--From publisher description
Summary
This rollicking scientific adventure story is science writing of the highest order and with the highest stakes. Could we live forever? And if we could--would we want to?
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2010
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356523
Cataloging source
BKL
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Weiner, Jonathan
Dewey number
612.68
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Immortalism
  • Longevity
  • Immortality (Philosophy)
  • Science
Target audience
adult
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the strange science of immortality
Label
Long for this world : the strange science of immortality, Jonathan Weiner
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-297) and index
Control code
ocn641679021
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 310 p.
Isbn
9780060765361
System control number
(OCoLC)641679021
Label
Long for this world : the strange science of immortality, Jonathan Weiner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-297) and index
Control code
ocn641679021
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 310 p.
Isbn
9780060765361
System control number
(OCoLC)641679021

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