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Human Body, The

by Asimov, Isaac

Condition: Very Good

Signet, # Q3706. Very Good. 1963. Paperback. B0007DWTMW . Mass Market Paperback in Very Good+ condition, a tight binding and a clean, unmarked interior. Moderate cover scuffing and edgewear, the spine is uncreased. "Bones, organs, muscles, skin - what we are inside and out - is described in exact and lucid detail by a famous scientist-writer. Isaac Asimov explains the structure and operation of the human body from the basic skeleton to the mysterious and awesome reproductive system. The Human Body is a superbly up-to-date and informative study of our anatomy and physiology - a work that makes science understandable and exciting to the layman. Illustrative drawings by the noted artist Anthony Ravielli highlight the text." ; B&W Illustrations; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 320 pages .

Isaac Asimov authored over 400 books in a career that lasted nearly 50 years. As a leading scientific writer, historian, and futurist, he covered a variety of subjects ranging from mathematics to humor, and won numerous awards for his work.


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