Why you feel hot, why you feel cold: your body"s temperature
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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English


  • Fever -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Body temperature -- Regulation -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Fever.,
  • Body temperature.

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Explains how the body regulates its temperature and what happens when we get a fever.

Edition Notes

Statementby James R. Berry. Illustrated by William Ogden.
ContributionsOgden, William, illus.
LC ClassificationsRB129 .B47
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p.
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5291492M
ISBN 100316092118
LC Control Number72011703

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