The Body Factory: From the First Prosthetics to the Augmented Human

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Product Details

Price
$18.95  $17.43
Publisher
Graphic Mundi
Publish Date
Pages
168
Dimensions
6.7 X 9.8 X 0.8 inches | 0.9 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780271087061

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About the Author

Héloïse Chochois is a scientific illustrator who debuted as a graphic novelist with the blog Infiltrée chez les physiciens. She is the author and illustrator of Intelligences artificielles.

Reviews

"Charming art and a fascinating (and a little gruesome!) subject. I learned so much--loved it!"

--Sydney Padua, author of The Thrilling Adventures of Lovelace and Babbage


"From Egyptian amputation to transhumanism, this engaging and entertaining exploration of what it means to modify the human body captivates on every page."

--E. Paul Zehr, author of Chasing Captain America: How Advances in Science, Engineering, and Biotechnology Will Produce a Superhuman


"This surprisingly delightful and empathetic examination offers an exemplar in the graphic medicine genre."

--starred review, Publishers Weekly