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Isaac Asimov on the human body and the human brain.

Isaac Asimov

Isaac Asimov on the human body and the human brain.

by Isaac Asimov

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Published by Bonanza Books, Distributed by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brain,
  • Body, Human

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAsimov, Isaac, 1920-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP376 .A83 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 704 p. :
    Number of Pages704
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2861384M
    ISBN 100517459981
    LC Control Number84024199

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Pretty good basic anatomy book, written in an engaging way. In addition to "structure and operation" of the basic human body systems (skeletal, muscular, respiratory, circulatory, digestive, excretory and reproductive -- nervous and endocrine systems are apparently covered in a separate volume), Asimov also compares these systems to those of other life forms/5.

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Isaac Asimov was a storyteller before anything else, and he enjoyed writing stories for the general reader. While his first short story (Marooned Off Vesta) came out in Amazing Stories as early asit wasn’t until that the author’s first full Science fiction novel (Pebble in the Sky) was finally published.

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