The Resource Death : a survival guide : 100 ways we die and how to avoid them, by Sarah Brewer

Death : a survival guide : 100 ways we die and how to avoid them, by Sarah Brewer

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Death : a survival guide : 100 ways we die and how to avoid them
Title
Death
Title remainder
a survival guide : 100 ways we die and how to avoid them
Statement of responsibility
by Sarah Brewer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"[This book] offers a unique insight into the biggest threats to life and limb. This ... look at dying surveys the top 100 cau8ses of death from the most common .... to the less frequent but equally deadly..."--Book jacket
Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
128.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Death : a survival guide : 100 ways we die and how to avoid them, by Sarah Brewer
Label
Death : a survival guide : 100 ways we die and how to avoid them, by Sarah Brewer
Publication
Note
Includes index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. AIDS -- 2. Alcohol -- 3. Anaemia -- 4. Anaphylactic shock -- 5. Animal attack -- 6. Anthrax -- 7. Aortic aneurysm -- 8. Asphyxiation -- 9. Asthma -- 10. Bleeding diseases -- 11. Boredom -- 12. Botulism -- 13. Brain death -- 14. Brain tumour -- 15. Broken heart syndrome -- 16. Cancer -- 17. Carbon monosexide poisoning -- 18. Chagas' disease -- 19. Congenital abnormalities -- 20. Constipation -- 21. Dangerous sports -- 22. Death sentence -- 23. Dementia -- 24. Depression -- 25. Diabetes -- 26. Diarrhoeal infections -- 27. Diphtheria -- 28. Domestic accidents -- 29. Drought -- 30. Drowning -- 31. Electrocution -- 32. Epilepsy -- 33. Euthanasia -- 34. Falls -- 35. Famine -- 36. Fire and smoke inhalation -- 37. Flesh-eating disease and superbugs -- 38. Generic conditions -- 39. Gunshot wound -- 40. Hanging -- 41. Heart attack -- 42. Heart failure -- 43. Heat stroke -- 44. Hepatitis -- 45. Homicide -- 46. Hypothermia -- 47. Iatrogenesis -- 48. Influenza -- 49. Jugular vein / carotid artery coinstriction -- Kidney failure -- 51. Land transport accidents -- 52. Leishmaniasis -- 53. Leprosy -- 54. Leukaemia -- 55. Listeriosis -- 56. Liver failure -- 57. Lymphoma -- 58. Mad cow disease -- 59. Malaria -- 60. Measles -- 61. Meningiitis -- Meteorite strike (and other objecxts falling from the sky) -- 63. Neurodegenerative diseases -- 64. Obesity -- 65. Occupational hazards -- 66. Old age -- 67. Pancreatitis -- 68. Peritonitis -- 69. Plague -- 70. Plane crash -- 71. Plant attack -- 72. Pneumonia -- 73. Poisoning -- 74. Poliomyelitis -- 75. Pregnancy and birth -- 76. Pulmonary embolism -- 77. Rabies -- 78. Radiation poisoning -- 79. Respiratory failure -- 80. Sepsis -- 81. Shock -- 82. Sleeping sickness -- 83. Smoking -- 84. Snoring -- 85. Stroke -- 86. Substance abuse -- 87. Sudden arrhythmic death syndrome -- 88. Suicide -- 89. Surgery and its complications -- 90. Syphilis -- 91. Tetanus -- 92. Thunderbolt and other forces of nature -- 93. Tropical viral diseases -- 94. Tropical worms -- 95. Tuberculosis -- 96. Umbrellas -- 97. Valvular heart diseases -- 98. War -- 99. Whooping cough -- 100. Zzzzzzzzzz
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13939286
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Dimensions
22 cm.
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Extent
271 pages
Isbn
9780857386106
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) NE163997
  • (OCoLC)751726010

Library Locations

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