Looks at muscles, bones and joints that make up musculo-skeletal system. This book shows how this system supports and protects human body and allows it to move around. It examines the workings of bones, muscles and tendons and considers problems that can occur when musculo-skeletal system is subjected to too much or too little activity.
The author, Steve Parker, has written numerous books on the human body, animals and wildlife. Steve graduated with a B Sc First Class Honours, is a Scientific Fellow of the Zoological Society, and appears on radio, TV and at science workshops, schools and book fairs. The consultant, Dr Trish Groves, is a medical writer and a senior editor at the British Medical Journal.
Hachette Children's Group
Date of Publication
School Textbooks & Study Guides: Maths, Science & Technical