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    • The Undead

    • Organ Harvesting, The Ice-Water Test, Beating Heart Cadavers - How Medicine Is Blurring the Line Between Life and Death
    • By: Dick Teresi
    • Narrated by: David Marantz
    • Length: 10 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 39
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 35

    Important and provocative, The Undead examines why even with the tools of advanced technology, what we think of as life and death, consciousness and nonconsciousness, is not exactly clear - and how this problem has been further complicated by the business of organ harvesting.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Eye opening

    • By Amy Van Houten on 07-01-18
    • Organ Harvesting, The Ice-Water Test, Beating Heart Cadavers - How Medicine Is Blurring the Line Between Life and Death
    • By: Dick Teresi
    • Narrated by: David Marantz
    • Length: 10 hrs and 1 min
    • Release date: 03-13-12
    • 4 out of 5 stars 39 ratings

    Regular price: $17.95

    • Lost Discoveries

    • The Multicultural Roots of Modern Science from the Babylonians to the Maya
    • By: Dick Teresi
    • Narrated by: Peter Johnson
    • Length: 14 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 288
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 103
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 98

    In the tradition of Daniel Boorstin, the co-founder of Omni delivers an original work of history that demonstrates why modern science rests on a foundation built by ancient and medieval non-European societies. "If you think that modern science is rooted in the golden age of Greece, you owe it to yourself to [hear this] book," says Library Journal.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A worthwhile challenge

    • By Kevin on 01-29-05
    • The Multicultural Roots of Modern Science from the Babylonians to the Maya
    • By: Dick Teresi
    • Narrated by: Peter Johnson
    • Length: 14 hrs and 38 mins
    • Release date: 11-15-02
    • 3.5 out of 5 stars 288 ratings

    Regular price: $29.27