Cetron, Marvin; Davies, Owen
Title Cheating Death: The Promise and the Future Impact of Trying to Live Forever
Book Condition Very Good.
0312180659 / 9780312180652
Seller ID 1217L831559
Hardcover. Stated 1st edition hardcover with dustjacket 1998 St. Martin's. Lightly bumped cover corners. Light edgewear to jacket. Very clean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight. 229 pages; Index. Language: English. 'To live forever is one of man's oldest aspirations--and it might become a reality. With advances in medicine and new gene research, human life span could extend into hundreds of years. But is this a good thing? Cheating Death examines every side of the dilemma of aging--from improvements in diet and medicine to the grander promises of science to the consequences of incredibly long life.'--Ingram. Keywords: longevity, immortality, mortality, elderly, baby boomer.