Concise Encyclopedia of the Human Body

Concise Encyclopedia of the Human Body

by David Andrew Burnie
     
 

Describing the structure and processes of the human body, this book promotes a clearer understanding of the body's inner workings using the appropriate vocabulary. More than 400 full-color photos, diagrams, and illustrations show what a virus looks like, how many bones make up the spinal cord, and where the pancreas is located.  See more details below

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Describing the structure and processes of the human body, this book promotes a clearer understanding of the body's inner workings using the appropriate vocabulary. More than 400 full-color photos, diagrams, and illustrations show what a virus looks like, how many bones make up the spinal cord, and where the pancreas is located.

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Children's Literature - Debra Briatico
This detailed, well-illustrated guide presents nearly 400 full-color illustrations and more than 2,000 words, concepts, and phrases about the major organs, systems, functions, and structures of the human body. This useful resource also contains concise biographies and a biographical index that celebrates the work of over 100 scientific pioneers, a comprehensive index, and quick reference tables that provide descriptive scientific information about vitamins, minerals and diseases.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780789402042
Publisher:
DK Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
09/09/1995
Edition description:
1st American ed
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.87(w) x 9.56(h) x 0.71(d)
Age Range:
10 Years

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