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Title The human body / [illustrations editor, Marc Lalumière ; writers, Stéphane Batigne, Joseé Bourbonnière, Nathalie Fredette ; translation, Kathe Roth]
Edition [Enhanced Credo edition]
Published Boston, Massachusetts[Montreal, Quebec] : Credo Reference, 2013
[Montreal, Quebec] : QA International, 2007
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Description 1 online resource : (54 videos)
Series The visual guides
Barrett, Norman S. Visual guides.
Contents THE BODY'S BUILDING BLOCKS. The human cell -- Chromosomes and DNA -- Cellular activity -- Body tissues
BLOOD CIRCULATION. Blood -- The cardiovascular system -- The blood vessels -- The heart -- The lymphatic system -- Immunity -- The endocrine system -- The urinary system
REPRODUCTION. The male genital organs -- The female genital organs -- Fertilization -- The life of the embryo -- Maternity
RESPIRATION AND NUTRITION. Respiration -- Speech -- The digestive system -- The teeth -- The stomach -- The intestines -- The liver, pancreas, and gallbladder
THE ARCHITECTURE OF THE BODY. The skin -- Bone structure -- Bone growth -- The skeleton -- The head -- The spine -- The hand and the foot -- The joints -- The muscles -- Muscle tissue
THE FIVE SENSES. Touch -- Sight -- Hearing -- Balance -- Taste -- Smell
THE NERVOUS SYSTEM. The nerves -- The central nervous system -- The cerebrum -- The neurons -- The motor function of the nervous system
Summary The Visual Guides series answers the most important questions on topics that fascinate everyone through a series of videos and animations: weather, the human body, the Earth, the universe and plants. It provides images of natural phenomena and explanations of fundamental concepts, and features the very latest discoveries in these areas
Notes Title from title screen (viewed 26 October 2013)
Subject Human anatomy.
Human physiology.
Anatomy.
Physiology.
Form Electronic book
Author Batigne, Stéphane, author
Bourbonnière, Josée, author
Fredette, Nathalie, 1963- author
Lalumière, Marc, editor
Roth, Käthe, translator
ISBN 1784021148 (electronic version)
2764408927 (electronic book)
9781784021146 (electronic version)
9782764408926 (electronic book)
Other Titles Understanding the human body
Visual guide to understanding the human body