Hunger : An Unnatural History – Sharman Apt Russell

Hunger : An Unnatural History

Every day, we wake up hungry. Every day, we break our fast. Hunger is both a natural and an unnatural human condition. In Hunger , Sharman Apt Russell explores the range of this primal experience. Step by step, Russell takes us through the physiology of hunger, from eighteen hours without food to thirty-six hours to three days to seven days to thirty days. In quiet, elegant prose, she asks a question as big as history and as everyday as skipping lunch: How does hunger work?

Author: Sharman Apt Russell
ISBN: 9780465071654
Pages: 272 pages
Format: PDF
Size: 18.40 Mb


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