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The Mysteries within
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Contents INTRODUCTION 1 THE STOMACH: A LITTLE BOY'S BIG SECRET 2 THE STOMACH: SOUL, SPIRIT, AND CENTRALITY 3 THE STOMACH: GHOSTLY GASES, MYSTICAL ACIDS 4 THE LIVER: DUMB LUCK AND THE SURGEON 5 THE LIVER: SOURCE OF LIFE 6 THE SPLEEN: ORGAN OF MYSTERY, ORGAN OF MELANCHOLY 7 THE HEART: CRACKING THE VALVE 8 THE HEART: THE FIRST AND LAST DYING 9 THE UTERUS: THE HYSTERICAL PASSION 10 REPRODUCTION: BABIES IN BOXES EPILOGUE INDEX

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Sherwin B. Nuland M.D., F.A.C.S., is clinical professor of surgery at Yale School of Medicine, where he has taught since 1962. HOW WE DIE was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award. His most recent book is THE WISDOM OF THE BODY, published in paperback as HOW WE LIVE.

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"To be compelled by fascinating stories while simultaneously learning about human anatomy and the surgeon's complicated profession, you will have to read this book." Lee Gutkind, Chicago Tribune

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