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The human body : uncovering science

Author: Chris Hawkes
Publisher: Richmond Hill, Ont. : Firefly Books, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Uncovering series explores science and technology focusing on topics of interest to young adult readers and featuring full-color illustrations, informative text, sidebars, captions and four acetate overlays.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Hawkes
ISBN: 1554071356 9781554071357 9781415663288 1415663289
OCLC Number: 61216695
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 52 p. : col. ill. ; 31 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
The human body --
Building blocks: cells and membranes --
The bare bones --
The outer layer --
The brain --
The nervous system --
Muscles --
Pumping blood --
The breath of life --
Eyes and ears --
Taste, touch and smell --
Chemical controls --
Food as fuel --
The intestines and the liver --
The kidneys --
Reproductive systems --
New life: pregnancy and birth --
Genes and stages of life --
When things go wrong.
Responsibility: Chris Hawkes.

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The Uncovering series explores science and technology focusing on topics of interest to young adult readers and featuring full-color illustrations, informative text, sidebars, captions and four acetate overlays.

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