Grunt : the curious science of humans at war
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|Kirtland Community College Library||U 43 .U5 R63 2016 CD||30775305520349||Audiobooks||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781511367912
- ISBN: 1511367911
- ISBN: 9781511367936
- ISBN: 1511367938
- ISBN: 1511367946
- ISBN: 9781511367943
7 audio discs (8 hr., 57 min.) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: Grand Haven, Michigan : Brilliance Audio, 2016.
|General Note:||Title from container.
|Formatted Contents Note:||Second skin: what to wear to war -- Boom box: automotive safety for people who drive on bombs -- Fighting by ear: the conundrum of military noise -- Below the belt: the cruelest shot of all -- It could get weird: a salute to genital transplants -- Carnage under fire: how do combat medics cope? -- Sweating bullets: the war on heat -- Leaky SEALs: diarrhea as a threat to national security -- The maggot paradox: flies on the battlefield, for better and worse -- What doesn't kill you will make you reek: a brief history of stink bombs -- Old chum: how to make and test shark repellent -- That sinking feeling: when things go wrong under the sea -- Up and under: a submarine tries to sleep -- Feedback from the fallen: how the dead help the living stay that way.|
|Participant or Performer Note:||Read by Abby Elvidge.|
|Summary, etc.:||Mary Roach explores the science of keeping human beings intact, awake, sane, uninfected, and uninfested in the bizarre and extreme circumstances of war.|
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