How the Body Works

Author: DK
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 9780241278925
Release Date: 2016-05-02
Genre: Science

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 Your Body Works

Author: Rebecca Weber
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9781429666091
Release Date: 2011-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"Introduces how the human body processes food into energy and how the various parts of the body work together to function as a whole"--Provided by publisher.

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

Author: Peter Abrahams
Publisher: Amber Books
ISBN: 1782744355
Release Date: 2016-08-31
Genre: Health & Fitness

Where in the human body would you find the malleus? How much tear fluid does the average person produce each day? What happens to the body when we laugh? In this accessible and fascinating examination, readers discover the answers to these questions and many more. How The Body Works navigates readers all around the body, from head to toe, inside and out, explaining not just its usual workings, but also how the body responds to the strains we put it under: what happens when we exercise, or become stressed or drink caffeine.Arranged according to the body s different structures and systems, How The Body Works comes with over 1250 fully annotated color photographs, medical imaging and artworks. From the brain to the heart to the elbow, from the left ventricle to the cranial nerves, from how we hear to how we age, How The Body Works is a highly detailed but simply written, comprehensive guide that will appeal to general readers and students alike."

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 the Incredible Human Body Works

Author: Richard Walker
Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
ISBN: PSU:000061168862
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Reveals what's happening in your insides, exploring everything from digestion to the workings of the brain.


Author: Kathleen M. Reilly
Publisher: Nomad Press
ISBN: 9781619300804
Release Date: 2008-10-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Kids will be amazed at all the action that’s going on right inside their own bodies, from understanding just how that apple turns into energy to how the “leftovers” make their exit. The Human Body: 25 Fantastic Projects Illuminate How the Body Works will engage kids with hands-on activities that will show them all the fantastic, well-orchestrated systems at work in their very own bodies—they’ll see exactly how smoke affects the lung, how the heart really acts as a liquid pump, and how the different joints are structured and serve different purposes. Kids will gain a concrete understanding of their bodies—and realize in the process just how amazing they really are.

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 the Body Works the Dark

Author: Derrick C. Brown
Publisher: Not a Cult
ISBN: 1945649054
Release Date: 2017-03-01
Genre: Poetry

HOW THE BODY WORKS THE DARK is the new, long awaited collection of love poems from one of America s most beloved touring poets, Derrick C. Brown. These haunting, funny, erotic love poems fit neatly into the canon of Brown s quotable style. This book is the perfect way to say I need you now, right now. Mostly written in the Channel Islands, Los Angeles, Texas, and Serenbe Develpoment in the Chattahoochee Hills of Georgia, these poems are feisty and capture the human experience of being horny and beautiful at the same time. There is a yearning in these poems, a fire set bright that burns hotter than ever. Our love is a lake full of lightning. "

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.

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!