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The Resource Your breathtaking lungs and rocking respiratory system : find out how your body works!, Paul Mason

Your breathtaking lungs and rocking respiratory system : find out how your body works!, Paul Mason

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Your breathtaking lungs and rocking respiratory system : find out how your body works!
Title
Your breathtaking lungs and rocking respiratory system
Title remainder
find out how your body works!
Statement of responsibility
Paul Mason
Title variation
Your brilliant body
Title variation remainder
your breathtaking lungs and rocking respiratory system, find out how your body works!
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Packed with amazing facts and eye-grabbing images, Your Breathtaking Lungs and Rocking Respiratory System takes a different approach to teaching the reader about the lungs and how and why we breathe. Every spread opens with an amazing science fact about the human body - for example - An average person breathes around 8,000-9,000 litres of air in a day! - then goes on to explain how scientifically this is possible. By exploring these attention-grabbing sections, readers will build up their understanding of how the body's lungs and respiratory system work. Detailed diagrams and amazing images illustrate the lively, factual text. Your Breathtaking Lungs and Rocking Respiratory System looks at the structure of the lungs and the process of breathing. What happens when we breathe in? What actually is a sneeze? Why is breathing in harder than breathing out? Why does talking depend on breathing? Answers to all these questions and many more can be found in this fascinating title. The Your Brilliant Body series includes: 'See for Yourself' features - practical activities that help readers understand key ideas Amazing fact panels to intrigue the reader Advice on keeping in good shape, and warnings about common health problems
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Cataloging source
VHEI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
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Mason, Paul
Dewey number
612.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Age 8-12
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Your brilliant body!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lungs
  • Respiration
  • Lungs
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Your breathtaking lungs and rocking respiratory system : find out how your body works!, Paul Mason
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrierr
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Human body basics -- Your breathtaking lungs -- Nostrils and mouth -- Journey to the lungs -- The alveolus oxygen exchange -- Oxygen delivery, waste collection -- Breath Control -- Breathing - not that simple! -- Relax - and breath out -- The Lung Protection squad -- What's in a sneeze? -- Without Lungs you can't talk -- Lung Trouble -- Maintenance and servicing -- Breathing Words -- Oxygen for your brain
Control code
000054876575
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780750293884
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)911202065
Label
Your breathtaking lungs and rocking respiratory system : find out how your body works!, Paul Mason
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrierr
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Human body basics -- Your breathtaking lungs -- Nostrils and mouth -- Journey to the lungs -- The alveolus oxygen exchange -- Oxygen delivery, waste collection -- Breath Control -- Breathing - not that simple! -- Relax - and breath out -- The Lung Protection squad -- What's in a sneeze? -- Without Lungs you can't talk -- Lung Trouble -- Maintenance and servicing -- Breathing Words -- Oxygen for your brain
Control code
000054876575
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780750293884
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)911202065

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