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|A Head is a Terrible Thing to Waste: Practicing surgery on the dead||p. 19|
|Crimes of Anatomy: Body snatching and other sordid tales from the dawn of human dissection||p. 37|
|Life After Death: On human decay and what can be done about it||p. 61|
|Dead Man Driving: Human crash test dummies and the ghastly, necessary science of impact tolerance||p. 87|
|Beyond the Black Box: When the bodies of the passengers must tell the story of a crash||p. 113|
|The Cadaver Who Joined the Army: The sticky ethics of bullets and bombs||p. 131|
|Holy Cadaver: The crucifixion experiments||p. 157|
|How to Know if You're Dead: Beating-heart cadavers, live burial, and the scientific search for the soul||p. 167|
|Just a Head: Decapitation, reanimation, and the human head transplant||p. 199|
|Eat Me: Medicinal cannibalism and the case of the human dumplings||p. 221|
|Out of the Fire, Into the Compost Bin: And other new ways to end up||p. 251|
|Remains of the Author: Will she or won't she?||p. 281|
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