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Grunt : the curious science of humans at war

Roach, Mary. (Author). Elvidge, Abby, (narrator.).

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Kirtland Community College Library U 43 .U5 R63 2016 CD 30775305520349 Audiobooks Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781511367912
  • ISBN: 1511367911
  • ISBN: 9781511367936
  • ISBN: 1511367938
  • ISBN: 1511367946
  • ISBN: 9781511367943
  • Physical Description: sound disc
    7 audio discs (8 hr., 57 min.) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Grand Haven, Michigan : Brilliance Audio, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
Compact discs.
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.
Subject: Military art and science Technological innovations United States
Military art and science Technological innovations United States History 21st century
Military research United States
Genre: Audiobooks.
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