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The Resource The book of immortality : the science, belief, and magic behind living forever, Adam Leith Gollner

The book of immortality : the science, belief, and magic behind living forever, Adam Leith Gollner

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The book of immortality : the science, belief, and magic behind living forever
Title
The book of immortality
Title remainder
the science, belief, and magic behind living forever
Statement of responsibility
Adam Leith Gollner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of one of the most universal human obsessions charts the rise of longevity science from its alchemical beginnings to modern-day genetic interventions and enters the world of those whose lives are shaped by a belief in immortality.
Tone
Writing style
Award
Quebec Writers' Federation Literary Awards, Mavis Gallant Prize for Non-fiction, 2013.
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10192883
Cataloging source
DLC
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1976-
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Gollner, Adam
Dewey number
129
Index
index present
LC call number
BD421
LC item number
.G65 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Immortality (Philosophy)
  • Immortality
  • Future life
  • Immortalism
Target audience
adult
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the science, belief, and magic behind living forever
Label
The book of immortality : the science, belief, and magic behind living forever, Adam Leith Gollner
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 382-388) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2013021957
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardover edition.
Extent
x, 402 pages
Isbn
9781439109427
Lccn
2013021957
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The book of immortality : the science, belief, and magic behind living forever, Adam Leith Gollner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 382-388) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2013021957
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardover edition.
Extent
x, 402 pages
Isbn
9781439109427
Lccn
2013021957
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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