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The heart, lungs and blood

The heart, lungs and blood

Howell, Izzi, author

With eye-grabbing diagrams and amazing facts, this book takes a vibrant look at some of the body's most important systems. There are trillions of cells in our bodies, each one needing oxygen to survive. This book explores how the heart, lungs and blood work together to supply oxygen to the rest of the body. Mind-bloggling facts (for instance, your blood vessels are long enough to stretch around the world two and half times!), and clear and straighforward diagrams help to explain the important functions of your heart, lungs and blood, while unique photos enable the reader to see the human body in a whole new light

Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: Wayland, 2019
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  • Merthyr Central Library – Earliest copy due back 3rd October

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    03843602 J612.1/ALL Junior nonfiction Overdue (was due back 3rd October)

Details

Statement of responsibility: Izzi Howell
ISBN: 1526310414, 9781526310415
Intended audience: 7+. Juvenile.
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 28 cm.
Series: The bright & bold human body
Subject: Lungs Juvenile literature.; Non-Fiction 9+.; Personal Issues.; Heart Juvenile literature.; Blood Circulation Juvenile literature.
Series Title: Bright & bold human body.

Contents

  1. 1: Around the body
  2. 2: The airways
  3. 3: The lungs
  4. 4: Inhale/Exhale
  5. 5: Gas exchange
  6. 6: Sneezing and coughing
  7. 7: Respiratory illnesses
  8. 8: The heart
  9. 9: A healthy heart
  10. 10: Blood
  11. 11: Blood vessels
  12. 12: Blood groups
  13. 13: The immune system