The Concise Book Of Muscles, Third Edition by Chris JarmeyThe Concise Book Of Muscles, Third Edition by Chris Jarmey

The Concise Book Of Muscles, Third Edition

byChris Jarmey, John Sharkey

Paperback | February 16, 2016

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Updated with the latest human anatomy and biomechanics research, the third edition of this authoritative, best-selling book offers a comprehensive introduction to emerging explanations of new models of living motion and human architecture. Detailed, full-color anatomical drawings and clear, succinct text identify all the major muscles, showing the origin, insertion, action, and innervation of each muscle. Designed to make complex topics easily accessible to medical students and anyone interested in anatomy and movement, The Concise Book of Muscles is a quick, information-packed, and user-friendly guide to this rapidly-growing and important field.
John Sharkey is a clinical anatomist and exercise physiologist of more than thirty years. He is director of Ireland's National Training Center, and the Irish College of Osteopathic Medicine. John is a member of the editorial team for the Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, a reviewer for the International Journal of Osteopathic...
Title:The Concise Book Of Muscles, Third EditionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:244 pages, 10.9 × 8.4 × 0.6 inPublished:February 16, 2016Publisher:North Atlantic BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1623170206

ISBN - 13:9781623170202

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