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Title Skiing / Melissa Abramovitz.
Author Abramovitz, Melissa, 1954-
Publication Farmington Hills, Mich : Lucent Books, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, [2014]
Description 120 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
Call # 796.93 A
Series Science behind sports
Science behind sports.
Summary "Lucent Books' "Science Behind Sports" Series explores the scientific principles behind some of the most popular team and individual sports, such as baseball, hockey, gymnastics, wrestling, swimming, and skiing. Each volume in the series focuses on one sport and opens with a brief look at the featured sport's origins, history and changes to rules, equipment, or techniques. Subsequent chapters cover the biomechanics and physiology of playing, related health and medical concerns, and the causes and treatment of sports-related injuries"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Skis and skiing.
Sports sciences.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Sports & Recreation / Winter Sports.
Skis and skiing. (OCoLC)fst01120169
Sports sciences. (OCoLC)fst01130746
ISBN 9781420511550 (hardback)
1420511556 (hardback)

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