How the Body Works

Author: Peter Abrahams
ISBN: 1905704577
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Human anatomy

This book "provides a detailed analysis of every aspect of human physiology, from the workings of the lacrimal glands to how the body absorbs and uses carbohydrates. Divided into 12 easy-to-reference chapters by body area and function:head, senses, neck thorax, upper limbs, abdomen and stomach, reproductive system, pelvis and lower limbs, blood stream, body systems, cellular and chemical structure, and development and body cycles. Includes over one thousand anatomically accurate diagrams and photographs of the workings and functions of every part of the human body...." - back cover.

How the Body Works

Author: DK
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781465478078
Release Date: 2018-04-03
Genre: Science

A bold, accessible, illustrated guide that delivers real scientific information on how the body works with a healthy side of fun facts and trivia. If you've ever searched the Internet for information on that odd rash on your arm, advice to help you get the best night's sleep, or tips for staying healthy during cold and flu season, you know there is skill to sorting fiction from scientific fact. How the Body Works uses clear, easy-to-understand graphics and illustrations to demystify all the complex processes that keep our bodies alive and thriving -- from the basic building blocks of the body, our cells -- to skin, muscles, and bones and the ways in which our many parts work together. Learn about the senses, how we read faces and body language, nutrition and immunity, the brain, sleep, memory, dreams, and much more. Each chapter takes you through a new body system and includes surprising facts like "there are no muscles in the fingers and toes" and "by the time you finish reading this sentence, 50 million of your cells will have died and been replaced." With How the Body Works, you'll understand the how and why as well as be wowed by the astonishing ways our bodies work.

How the Body Works

Author: Steve Parker
Publisher: Readers Digest
ISBN: 0762102365
Release Date: 1999-07-19
Genre: Science

Colorful photographs, experiments and special family projects, from a popular series, help provide answers to common questions about the nature of the human body and its processes. Reprint.

How the Body Works

ISBN: 0241188016
Release Date: 2016-05-02

How The Body Works is a fascinating exploration of the weird and wonderful processes that occur within the human body, often without us knowing. Understand how our bodies keep us alive and thriving and get to the bottom of such niggling questions as why we get dizzy, why we get butterflies in our stomachs, and why we get jetlag! How The Body Works is a bold and accessible visual guide to every aspect of how the human body and brain works, combining the science of human anatomy books with beautiful images. Enjoy this enlightening resource that covers everything from skin to bone and even the psychology of dreams and emotions.

How the Body Works

Author: Sylvaine Peyrols
Publisher: Moonlight Publishing
ISBN: 1851034404
Release Date: 2016-03-15
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Discover what makes up a small growing human body and how each of the different parts work separately and together. How do we breathe and digest food to provide energy to walk and run and play?

How Your Body Works

Author: Judy Hindley
Publisher: Educational Development Corporation
ISBN: 0860201988
Release Date: 1975
Genre: Body, Human

Captioned illustrations, diagrams, and brief text explain how the various systems of your body work.

The Human Body

Author: Jane De Burgh
ISBN: 1592237363
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Medical

Our fascination with our bodies and how they work, why they go wrong, and what to do to heal them is boundless. The Human Body takes readers on a fascinating journey inside their bodies, from head to toe. Includes more than 300 entries and is divided into 8 easy-to-navigate sections: head and neck, spine and spinal chord, thorax, arms, abdomen, pelvis, legs, and whole body systems. Each entry is accompanied by a quick reference information table that includes body system, location, function, components, and related parts. Artwork and annotations on the various bones, muscles, internal organs, blood vessels and nerves, help provide a complete picture of a specific area of the body. Detailed enough for medial or nursing students, the Human Body also makes a helpful reference guide for general readers.

How Your Body Works

Author: David Evelyn Stewart
Publisher: Franklin Watts
ISBN: 0531204448
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Explains the functions of the different parts of the human body.

How the Body Works

Author: Ron Wilson
Publisher: Larousse & Company
ISBN: 0883320967
Release Date: 1978-01-01
Genre: Health & Fitness

Text and illustrations explain the basic functions of the human body and how the different systems, i.e., breathing, digestion, blood circulation, etc., work together.

How Your Body Works

Author: Rebecca Weber
Publisher: Capstone Classroom
ISBN: 9781429671286
Release Date: 2011-08-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Your body is like a factory, each part with its own job. Watch them join together to see How Your Body Works.

Human Body

Author: Parragon
Publisher: Discovery Kids
ISBN: 1472376757
Release Date: 2015-06-01
Genre: Education

Discover the incredible and fascinating intricacies of the human body in this concise and useful guide for the whole family. Includes information on individual systems, the numerous complex structures and particular functions of the body and more!

How Your Body Works

Author: Thomas Canavan
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 9780486797441
Release Date: 2015-02-18
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"What a great book! The images and display of information is very well done, leaving enough room on the page so that the reader is not overwhelmed. This book moves from different topics easily, with interesting facts and graphics on each page. Kids will love pulling out this book and picking a page at random." — Leon County Public Library From the hairs on their heads to the tips of their toes, this "owner's manual" for kids explains the workings of the human body. Fascinating facts are delivered in bite-sized increments, dense with information but easy to swallow. An appealing, modern visual style combines photos, infographics, cartoons, and computer-generated diagrams.

How My Body Works

Author: Althea Braithwaite
Publisher: McClanahan Book
ISBN: 1878624229
Release Date: 1990-06-01
Genre: Body, Human