Dk Guide To The Human Body

Author: Richard Walker
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  • : $19.95(NZD)
  • : 9780751339260
  • : Penguin Books Ltd
  • : Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd
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  • : June 2004
  • : 305mm X 232mm X 9mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : 19.95
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  • : Richard Walker
  • : DK Guide
  • : Paperback
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Barcode 9780751339260
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Description

From the tiniest cells to the incredible power of the brain, the human body is a remarkable feat of biological engineering. Now, using unrivalled close-up photography and cutting-edge 3D design, this book presents a spectacular portrait of how our bodies work. Richard Walker's fresh and revealing text offers a wonderful insight into one of nature's most impressive machines.

Author description

Robert Winston is a practising consultant at Hammersmith Hospital, and a world leader in the field of human fertility research. A popular author and broadcaster of TV programmes such as the award-winning Human Instincts and the best-selling DK titles Human and What Makes Me Me, he is also Chairman of the House of Lords Select Committee on Science and Technology. He lives in London.