By Carol Ann Rinzler
- A choice of the Scientific American, History, BOMC2, Quality Paperback and Military e-book Clubs
"Stylish, informative, interesting, and pleasantly own . . . even if Rinzler is exploring how our ft clarify or light up such subject matters as evolution, incapacity, racism, vitamin, or hope, she continues a desirable point of view at the peculiarities of being human."
"Among the numerous pleasures of this ebook are the exciting topic, Carol Ann Rinzler's full of life and obtainable writing kind, and the superb array of data she has accrued from such a lot of various fields, together with paintings, anthropology, historical past, biology, linguistics, psychology, and literature. Who knew that the tale of our personal ft may be so fascinating?"
--SANDRA OPDYCKE, writer of No One used to be became Away and Jane Addams and Her imaginative and prescient for America
"This publication will amaze you because it walks you thru evolution, historical past, mythology, and an exceptional dose of anatomy, to enlighten you concerning the function of the common-or-garden Human Foot in bringing people to the place we're at the present time. completely relaxing, informative, and good written, it's a needs to learn for somebody eager about taking good care of our decrease extremity--or attracted to our evolution. in brief, you'll by no means view the foot an identical again."
--GARY STONES, DPM, President, big apple kingdom Podiatric clinical Association
"Carol Ann Rinzler has written a shocking and pleasant booklet approximately this 'underwhelming, underreported, and fully vital' a part of the human physique. it truly is impressive what you will learn!"
--RICHARD N. GOTTFRIED, Chair, big apple nation meeting well-being Committee