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Author Cave, Stephen.

Title Immortality : the quest to live forever and how it drives civilization / Stephen Cave
Edition First edition
Published New York : Crown, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 320 pages)
Summary A narrative citing the activities of historical figures and leading modern scientists demonstrates how the innate desire to live forever has contributed to humanity's most significant achievements in science, medicine, religion, and art
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-310)
Notes Print version record
Subject Immortality (Philosophy)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0307884937 (electronic bk.)
1299048072 (MyiLibrary)
184954347X (electronic bk.)
9780307884930 (electronic bk.)
9781299048072 (MyiLibrary)
9781849543477 (electronic bk.)