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Leake, Chauncey Depew 1896-1978

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Works: 151 works in 375 publications in 6 languages and 3,665 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Contributor, Author of introduction, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: QP101, 612.13
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Most widely held works by Chauncey Depew Leake
Exercitatio anatomica de motu cordis et sanguinis in animalibus by William Harvey( Book )

51 editions published between 1628 and 1978 in 5 languages and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The circulation of the blood within the vertebrate body and its maintenance by the action of the heart, a discovery with which the name of Harvey will be forever linked, has come to occupy an especially sacred niche in the history of science. Its unique status has been ascribed to the belief that with a few simple questions Harvey challenged the time-honored Church-sanctioned authorities of Aristotle and Galen, and with the aid of experiments established the circulation as a scientific truth, thereby placing the experimental method in biology and medicine upon a firm foundation. The facts, as they actually unfold, are more informative than the legend of villain and hero that history tends to construct in response to man's love of fable and parable, in religion as well as in history, in politics as well as in social or intellectual theory"--Book. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2010 APA, all rights reserved)
An historical account of pharmacology to the 20th century by Chauncey Depew Leake( Book )

9 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old Egyptian medical papyri by Chauncey Depew Leake( Book )

23 editions published between 1952 and 1994 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some founders of physiology; contributors to the growth of functional biology by Chauncey Depew Leake( Book )

15 editions published between 1956 and 1977 in English and Spanish and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alcoholic beverages in clinical medicine, by Chauncey D. Leake and Milton Silverman by Chauncey Depew Leake( Book )

7 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alkohol / Medizin
Yellow fever in Galveston, Republic of Texas, 1839; an account of the great epidemic by Ashbel Smith( Book )

3 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gelbfieber / Geschichte
Profitable and necessarie booke of observations by William Clowes( Book )

8 editions published between 1945 and 1970 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can we agree? A scientist and a philosopher argue about ethics by Chauncey Depew Leake( Book )

9 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Percival's Medical ethics by Thomas Percival( Book )

13 editions published between 1927 and 1975 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What are we living for? : Practical philosophy by Chauncey Depew Leake( Book )

in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biological actions of dimethylsulfoxide( )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letheon; the cadenced story of anesthesia by Chauncey Depew Leake( Book )

7 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The amphetamines; their actions and uses by Chauncey Depew Leake( Book )

6 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biological actions of dimethyl sulfoxide. Consulting editor, Chauncey D. Leake. authors, C.D. Leake ... [et al.]( Book )

13 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of surgical anesthesia, with an introductory essay by Thomas E Keys( Book )

14 editions published between 1945 and 1978 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exercitato anatomica de motu cordis et sanguinis in animalibus by William Harvey( Book )

2 editions published between 1930 and 1931 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Geschichte der chirurgischen Anaesthesie. by Thomas E Keys( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in German and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Percival's code; a chapter in the historical development of medical ethics by Thomas Percival( Book )

2 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medical ethics by Thomas Percival( Book )

5 editions published between 1927 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The toxicity of epichlorhydrin by Edgar Freuder( Book )

3 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Exercitatio anatomica de motu cordis et sanguinis in animalibus
Alternative Names
Chauncey Depew Leake

Leake, C. D.

Leake, C. D. 1896-

Leake, C. D. (Chauncey Depew), 1896-

Leake, Chauncey D. 1896-

Leake, Chauncey D. 1896-1978

Leake, Chauncey Depew 1896-

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