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Title:
The upper limbs : learning how we use our arms, elbows, forearms, and hands
Author:
Sherman, Josepha.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Rosen Publishing Group, 2002.
Physical Description:
48 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
The shoulder and upper arm -- The arm and elbow -- The forearm and hand -- The hand.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 8.0 1.0 57320.
ISBN:
9780823935376
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

A look at how the muscles of the arm and hand help us to perform all sorts of complex movements, from throwing a baseball to writing a letter. Learn how the skeletal structure gives us the support and strength to perform these tasks.


Author Notes

Josepha Sherman is a writer, editor, and folklorist. She primarily writes fantasy and science fiction novels, but she has also written children's works in numerous genres and nonfiction works, including biographies of sports icons, business leaders, and famous explorers. She won the 1990 Compton Crook Award for The Shining Falcon.

(Bowker Author Biography)


Table of Contents

1 The shoulder and upper arm
2 The arm and elbow
3 The forearm and hand
4 The hand

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