The Unseen Body: A Doctor's Journey Through the Hidden Wonders of Human Anatomy -- Jonathan ReismanRegular price $27.99 Sale price $20.99
A fascinating, lyrical book... Reisman's experiences in other cultures bring a richness and depth to The Unseen Body. The way he thinks about the body and medicine--the rivers and tributaries, the flowing and unclogging, the top-down organization of the brain--is extraordinary!
Author: Jonathan Reisman
Publisher: Flatiron Books
Binding Type: Hardcover
Size: 9.30h x 6.20w x 1.00d
Library Journal Prepub Alert 05/01/2021 pg. 25
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About the Author
Jonathan Reisman, M.D., is a doctor of internal medicine and pediatrics who has practiced medicine in the world's most remote places--in the Arctic and Antarctica, at high-altitude in Nepal, in Kolkata's urban slums and among the Oglala Sioux in South Dakota. He speaks Spanish and Russian and heads a non-profit to improve healthcare and education in India. Jonathan's writing has appeared in The New York Times, Slate, and The Washington Post. He lives in Philadelphia with his wife and children.