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The Resource A practical guide to vertebrate mechanics, Christopher McGowan, illustrations by Julian Mulock

A practical guide to vertebrate mechanics, Christopher McGowan, illustrations by Julian Mulock

Label
A practical guide to vertebrate mechanics
Title
A practical guide to vertebrate mechanics
Statement of responsibility
Christopher McGowan, illustrations by Julian Mulock
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DCC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McGowan, Christopher
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL805
LC item number
.M36 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animal mechanics
  • Vertebrates
  • Vertebrates
Label
A practical guide to vertebrate mechanics, Christopher McGowan, illustrations by Julian Mulock
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-290) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Matter of scale -- Elasticity -- Measuring the strengths of materials -- How things break -- Bone as a composite material -- Structures and loads -- Engineering a skeleton -- Friction, lubrication, and joints -- Muscles: the driving force of skeletons -- Terrestrial locomotion -- Fluid flow -- Flight and flying -- Swimming and swimmers
Control code
980098029462
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xiii, 301 p.
Isbn
9780521576734
Lccn
lc98029462
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
A practical guide to vertebrate mechanics, Christopher McGowan, illustrations by Julian Mulock
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-290) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Matter of scale -- Elasticity -- Measuring the strengths of materials -- How things break -- Bone as a composite material -- Structures and loads -- Engineering a skeleton -- Friction, lubrication, and joints -- Muscles: the driving force of skeletons -- Terrestrial locomotion -- Fluid flow -- Flight and flying -- Swimming and swimmers
Control code
980098029462
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xiii, 301 p.
Isbn
9780521576734
Lccn
lc98029462
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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