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Waistland The R/evolutionary Science Behind Our Weight and Fitness Crisis by Deirdre Barrett

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Published by W. W. Norton .
Written in English


  • Fitness & diet,
  • Health & Fitness,
  • Diet / Health / Fitness,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Exercise,
  • Health & Fitness / Weight Loss,
  • Food habits,
  • Obesity,
  • United States,
  • Weight Loss

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9849980M
ISBN 100393062163
ISBN 109780393062168

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