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Why Geese Don't Get Obese (And We Do): How Evolution's Strategies for Survival Affect Our Everyday Lives

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By: Eric P Widmaier

306 pages, B/w photos, 15 illus

W.H. Freeman & Co. Ltd

Paperback | Jan 2000 | #105716 | ISBN: 0716736497
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Hardback | Jul 1998 | #77318 | ISBN: 0716731479
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About this book

A physiologist's view of how humans and other animals have evolved to cope with similar challenges of survival such as getting enough food, water and oxygen, and what happens when these systems fail.


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