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The smallest muscle in the human body

by Alberto RiМЃos

  • 337 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Copper Canyon Press in Port Townsend, USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mexican-American Border Region
    • Subjects:
    • Hispanic Americans -- Poetry.,
    • Mexican-American Border Region -- Poetry.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAlberto Ríos.
      GenrePoetry.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3568.I587 S63 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination107 p. ;
      Number of Pages107
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3939478M
      ISBN 10155659173X
      LC Control Number2001006505

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Alberto Ríos served as the Arizona State Poet, teaches at Arizona State University, and is the author of nine books of poetry, three collections of short stories, an a memoir.

His book of poems, The Smallest Muscle in the Human Body, was nominated for the National Book Award in by: 2. The Smallest Muscle in the Human Body book. Read 13 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Alberto Ríos explains the world not through r 4/5. Alberto Ríos served as the Arizona State Poet, teaches at Arizona State University, and is the author of nine books of poetry, three collections of short stories, an a memoir.

His book of poems, The Smallest Muscle in the Human Body, was nominated for the National Book Award in : Smallest muscle in the human body. Port Townsend, Wash.: Copper Canyon Press, © (OCoLC) Online version: Ríos, Alberto. Smallest muscle in the human body.

Port Townsend, Wash.: Copper Canyon Press, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Alberto Ríos. "In The Smallest Muscle in the Human Body, Alberto Ríos doesn't borrow a myth. Rather, he finds the myth underlying his own life--myth that translates effectively because it is not confined by language.

The images of Ríos' life are so vivid, it is as if he has written a picture book that anyone can understand."--The Home & News TribuneBrand: Alberto Rios.

THE SMALLEST MUSCLE IN THE HUMAN BODY Alberto Rios, Author. Copper Canyon $14 (p) ISBN X. More By and About This Author Buy this book. In this latest poetry collection by Ríos. About the Author. Alberto Ríos, Arizona’s inaugural poet laureate and a Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets, is the author of eleven collections of poetry, including The Smallest Muscle in the Human Body, a finalist for the National Book Award.

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The Smallest Muscle in the Human Body avg rating — ratings — published — 3 editions Want to Read saving /5. The Smallest Muscle in the Human Body Finalist, National Book Awards for Poetry.

ISBN Copper Canyon Press. Alberto Rios. Alberto Rios is the author of ten books and chapbooks of poetry, three collections of short stories, and a memoir about growing up on the Mexican border.

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Description. National Book Award finalist. Alberto R os explains the world not through reason but magic. These poems--set in a town that straddles Mexico and Arizona--are lyric adventures, crossing two and.

Alberto Rios is the Poet Laureate of Arizona and host of the PBS program Books & Co. He was a finalist for the National Book Award for his poetry volume THE SMALLEST MUSCLE IN THE HUMAN BODY (Copper Canyon Press, ).

He teaches at Arizona State University and lives in Chandler, Arizona. Author City: Chandler, AZ USA. The Body Book T he human body is a complex living organism that takes in food The Body Book 9 Muscles are under your skin. There are more than muscles in your body ells are the smallest living (or organic) parts of the human body.

Nearly all body cells are too tiny to be seen without a microscope. The human body is the structure of a human is composed of many different types of cells that together create tissues and subsequently organ ensure homeostasis and the viability of the human body.

It comprises a head, neck, trunk (which includes the thorax and abdomen), arms and hands, legs and feet. The study of the human body involves anatomy. The largest muscle in the human body is called the gluteus maximus and this is sited in the bums, whereas the smallest muscle in the human body is the stapedius which is sited in the middle ear.

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Just as no organ can be singled out as the most important organ, we cannot single out a particular muscle as the strongest muscle in the human body.All the bones in the human body together are called the skeletal system.

The skeletal system provides strength and rigidity to our body so we don't just flop around like jellyfish. We have bones in our body.

Each bone has a function. Some bones offer protection to softer more fragile parts of body.The Smallest Muscle in the Human Body Rios, Alberto. and local legends (section 1), the Sonoran desert and its animal life (section 4) and the complexities and wonder of human experience and human relationships (all sections).

Rios deals with both the real and the imagined, often moving from the former to the latter. This collection was.