RRP: £26.95 ($)
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company Ltd.
Author: Mary Roach
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This new title from Mary Roach, author of other books such as Gulp, Stiff, Bonk, Spook and Packing for Mars, offers a fresh look at the aspects of war that not many people talk about; keeping alive.
Chapter by chapter, Roach introduces us to a range of quirky but essential scientific endeavours.
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