Dorling Kindersley Guide Bundle: The Human Body, 1st Edition

  • Richard Walker University of Calgary
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  • ISBN-10: 0756648157
  • ISBN-13: 9780756648152
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 11th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2001 | Published/Released April 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2001

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These large-format guides to favorite non-fiction subjects are now available in paperback. With brand-new covers and all the best science inside, they're sure to earn a prized spot in home libraries. Perfect for children fascinated by nature and natural sciences. Features many of the latest discoveries in each field. Read with mind-boggling facts, records, and timelines.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Richard Walker

Richard Walker completed his Ph.D. in animal physiology at Michigan State University in 1975 and immediately accepted a faculty position at the University of Calgary in the Department of Biological Sciences, where he remains an active faculty member. While in graduate school, Richard developed a keen interest in environmental physiology and the effects of pollutants on aquatic animals. He has had the privilege of working with some of Canada’s leading environmental physiologists and has published journal articles on aluminum toxicity in brook trout. Richard loves to teach and has received several teaching excellence awards from the Students Union and from the Faculty of Science. He lectures in courses in introductory animal biology, comparative animal physiology, and human physiology and is in charge of the laboratory teaching in physiology.