Understanding Your Muscles and Bones
Uncovering the frame of the human body, this text takes a close look at the tissues that keep us up and about. It explains the structure of the skeleton and the mechanics of movement. It also examines the importance of involuntary muscles in the smooth working of the human body. The book is part of the "Science for Beginners" series which aims to give clear, simple explanations backed up by diagrams, photographs and comic-strip cartoons.
- Paperback | 32 pages
- 149.86 x 226.06 x 20.32mm | 362.87g
- 01 Dec 1997
- Usborne Publishing Ltd
- London, United Kingdom
- colour illustrations & photographs
Table of contents
Your skeleton; skeletal muscles; joints; moving parts; looking inside; your heart; body batteries; strength and sports; involuntary muscles; muscle talk; growing; broken bones; muscle trouble; prehistoric bones; amazing facts.