The Handy Astronomy Answer Book

The Handy Astronomy Answer Book

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Baker & Taylor
Presents more than twelve hundred questions and answers about human anatomy, physiology, and pathology.

Perseus Publishing
From basic biology to the lymphatic system to human growth and development, this comprehensive referenceorganized by systems of the bodymakes the sometimes perplexing nature of anatomy understandable through an engaging question-and-answer format. In addition to the science itself, the people and history behind anatomy are discussed. More than 1,000 questions are answered, includingDo identical twins have the same fingerprints? What are the primary sensations of taste? What is the integumentary system? and How many bones are in the human body?


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The coauthors of The Handy Biology Answer Bookand The Handy Science Answer Book enlighten general readers on the basics of biology, human anatomy and physiology. After introducing the history of the field of anatomy, they present information and answer questions about the bodily systems and growth and development: e.g., How many tonsils does the average person have? Does your heart stop beating when you sneeze? The book includes color illustrations and a glossary. Balaban and Bobick are affiliated with the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. Distributed by Independent Publishers Group. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Independent Publishing Group
From basic biology and the lymphatic system to human growth and development, this comprehensive reference?organized by systems of the body?makes the sometimes perplexing nature of anatomy understandable through an engaging question-and-answer format. In addition to the science itself, the people and history behind anatomy are discussed. More than 1,200 questions are answered, including Do identical twins have the same fingerprints? What are the primary sensations of taste? What is the integumentary system? and How many bones are in the human body?


Publisher: Canton, MI : Visible Ink Press, c2014
Edition: 3rd ed
ISBN: 9781578591909
1578591902
9781578594191
1578594197
Branch Call Number: 520 LIU
Characteristics: viii, 359 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps ; 25 cm

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Apr 14, 2015

Great little book packed with over 1000 answers. I appreciate a book with less words and more information. I might buy this. Highly recommend.

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