Atlas of the Human Body

How the Human Body Works

Atlas of the Human Body
Format: Paperback / softback, 224 Pages
ISBN: 9780857625106
Publisher: Quad Books
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Discover the wonders of the human body in this complete, fully illustrated guide. Designed to help us understand the systems, organs, parts and processes that make our bodies function, the Atlas of the Human Body clearly reveals the structures and mechanisms of the human body with detailed illustrations and accessible text.
Stunning full-color anatomical artwork is accompanied by informative text explaining the major body systems: circulatory, digestive, endocrine, lymphatic, muscular, nervous, reproductive, respiratory, skeletal and urinary. The regions of the body are then also comprehensively covered, and a chapter on the Human Life Cycle details the journey from conception to our senior years.
The balance of user-friendly text and detailed anatomical illustrations combines to demystify the complexities of the human body, making Atlas of the Human Body an essential addition to every home library.

The author

Dr. Ken Ashwell (B.Med.Sc., M.B. B.S., Ph.D.) is Professor of Anatomy in the School of Medical Sciences at the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia. He acted as the Chief Consultant for The Student's Anatomy of Exercise Manual and The Student's Anatomy of Stretching Manual.

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Format: Paperback / softback, 224 Pages
ISBN: 9780857625106
Size: 9.055 in x 11.811 in / 230 mm x 300 mm