The Spark of Life

The Spark of Life

Electricity in the Human Body

By Frances Ashcroft; Ronan Mahon (Illustrator)

W. W. Norton & Company, Hardcover, 9780393078039, 339pp.

Publication Date: September 2012

A lively exploration of the surprising role that electricity plays in bodies.

About the Author
Frances Ashcroft is a professor of physiology at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of the Royal Society. The author of the international bestseller" Life at the Extremes", she lives in Oxford.