Eyewitness: Human Body (How Nature Works)
DK gives a new look to the series that forever changed the nonfiction genre and set the standard for highly informative visual guides. This volume, and those to follow in future seasons, forms part of an indispensable library for the whole family. Focusing on contemporary and historical developments in the study of the human body,...more
Parker, Steven. Eyewitness Books: The Human Body. New York: DK Books, 2004.
Each of this book's 30 two-page spreads details one aspect of the human body system, including blood, waste disposal, the birthing process, and the nervous system. The book also examines the medical practices and technologies that have been used throughout time to investigate or treat the human body, such as dissection and the invention of the microscope. The information provided on each component ...more
Excellent photography and illustrations.