The Secret Life of Bones

Their Origins, Evolution and Fate

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Duckworth
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Bone is a marvel, an adaptable and resilient building material developed over 500 million years of evolutionary history. It has manifested itself in wings, sails, horns, armour, and an even greater...

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'Smart, lively, and hugely informative... the ideal guide to the bones around us and in us.' Elizabeth Kolbert, author of The Sixth Extinction

‘A witty, conversational romp through the world of...

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