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“Irreverent yet informative…Makes a perfect preventive guide, breezy summer read, or ideal gift for your cousin, the hypochondriac.” –Men’s Fitness
"There’s nothing like a beach read that graphically details exactly how a shark will chew you up. This book...not only explores the myriad ways in which we kick the bucket (pray you never get a Guinea worm infection), it dares to look at death in a lighthearted way. Sure, being burned at the stake is no fun, but reading about it is a hoot." --Boston Herald
"From syphilis to snakes, from alligators to anthrax, THIS WILL KILL YOU is a light-hearted look at the myriad ways we humans can depart this earth. It is an iconoclastic and informative romp through our last moments that will leave readers both informed and amused. I enjoyed it immensely." --Michael Collins, M.D., author of HOT LIGHTS, COLD STEEL and BLUE COLLAR, BLUE SCRUBS
read this before, but wanted a reference copy because the authors went through the extra effort to provide explanations and definitions for the medical terms used in the text.Published 12 months ago by tad a jach
I am not a morbid person by any means. But i found this book to be very interesting. For a book about the various way you can die, it is very lighthearted and funny. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Samfleur
I got this book from from LibraryThing Early Reviewers.
Although this book is about several dozen different ways a person can die, it's not morbid at all. Read more