Machina CarnisMachina Carnis

Machina Carnis
Author : Dorothy M. Needham
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Total Pages : 828
Release : 1971-11-30
ISBN 10 : 0521079748
ISBN 13 : 9780521079747
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Machina Carnis Book Description:

This book is an account of the centuries of experiment and speculation that have led to our understanding of how muscles work.

Machina Carnis
Language: en
Pages: 828
Authors: Dorothy M. Needham
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1971-11-30 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book is an account of the centuries of experiment and speculation that have led to our understanding of how muscles work.
Uterine Function
Language: en
Pages: 605
Authors: M.E. Carsten
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-11 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

The frontispiece, Leonardo da Vinci's drawing of the embryo in the womb, was chosen as a starting point for this book. It was Leonardo who in his notebooks and
The Scientific Imaginary in Visual Culture
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Anneke Smelik
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: V&R unipress GmbH

Popular media, art and science are intricately interlinked in contemporary visual culture. This book analyses the scientific imaginary that is the result of the
Pioneering British Women Chemists: Their Lives And Contributions
Language: en
Pages: 604
Authors: Marelene Rayner-canham
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-30 - Publisher: World Scientific

'The book neatly illuminates a forgotten history of female chemists — and this is not an overstatement. It contains a multitude of names, events and socio-eco
The Biographical Dictionary of Women in Science
Language: en
Pages: 798
Authors: Marilyn Ogilvie
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-12-16 - Publisher: Routledge

Edited by two of the most respected scholars in the field, this milestone reference combines "facts-fronted" fast access to biographical details with highly rea
Strength Coaching in America
Language: en
Pages: 339
Authors: Jason P. Shurley
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-13 - Publisher: University of Texas Press

It’s hard to imagine, but as late as the 1950s, athletes could get kicked off a team if they were caught lifting weights. Coaches had long believed that stren
Mechanism of Muscular Contraction
Language: en
Pages: 471
Authors: Jack A. Rall
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-21 - Publisher: Springer

This book describes the evolution of ideas relating to the mechanism of muscular contraction since the discovery of sliding filaments in 1954. An amazing variet
A Companion to Curation
Language: en
Pages: 517
Authors: Brad Buckley
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-29 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

The definitive reference text on curation both inside and outside the museum A Companion to Curation is the first collection of its kind, assembling the knowled
Embodiment and Mechanisation
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Daniel Black
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-29 - Publisher: Routledge

Drawing on philosophical, neurological and cultural answers to the question of what constitutes a body, this book explores the interaction between mechanistic b
Venantius Fortunatus: Vita Sancti MartiniPrologue and Books I–II
Language: en
Pages:
Authors:
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-13 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This volume provides a new critical text of the Prologue and the first two books of Venantius Fortunatus' Vita Sancti Martini, a work, written in the latter hal