Cover image for
Title:
Pump it up! : the secrets of the heart and blood / by Melissa Stewart ; illustrated by Janet Hamlin.
Call Number:
j612.17 STE
Publication Date:
c2010.
Publisher:
New York : Marshall Cavendish Benchmark, c2010.
Electronic Access:
Table of contents only http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0824/2008033552.html
Physical Description:
48 p. : ol. ill., map ; 24 cm.
Contents:
Pump and thump! -- Your hard-working heart -- Warming up, cooling down -- Rate and rhythm -- Is bigger better? -- Inside your heart -- Soothing sounds -- Other kinds of hearts -- Hacking out hearts -- The heart in history -- Blood on the move -- Round and round -- A flood of blood -- Got the blues? -- The liquid of life -- Grab and go -- A cast of colors -- Platelet pile up -- The white fight.
Summary:
"Provides comprehensive information on the role the heart plays in the body science of humans and animals"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 46) and index.
Horizon Bib Number:
1236598
Holds:

Available:*

Library
Collection
Call Number
Material Type
Status
Item Holds
Searching...
Searching...
j612.17 STE Children's Non-fiction Book
Searching...
Searching...
Searching...
j612.17 STE Children's Non-fiction Book
Searching...
Searching...
Searching...
j612.17 STE Children's Non-fiction Book
Searching...

On Order