Gulp: adventures on the alimentary canal
Eating is the most pleasurable, gross and necessary process we humans undertake. Yet few of us realise what strange miracles of science operate inside us after every meal. Mary Roach breaks bread with spit connoisseurs, competitive hot dog eaters and stomach slugs, as she investigates the beginning and end of our food
London: Oneworld, 2013
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Statement of responsibility: Mary Roach
ISBN: 1780742193, 1851689931, 9781780742199, 9781851689934
Includes bibliographical references.
viii, 340 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 22 cm
Health and Fitness.; Health and Wellbeing.; Alimentary canal Popular works.; Digestion Popular works.