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William Harvey : and the mechanics of the heart

Author: Jole Shackelford
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2003.
Series: Oxford portraits in science.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of the eminent seventeenth century physician and scientist who discovered the functions of the heart, arteries, and veins in the circulation of blood.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Shackelford, Jole.
William Harvey.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2003
(DLC) 2003007746
(OCoLC)52047238
Named Person: William Harvey; William Harvey; William Harvey; William Harvey
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jole Shackelford
ISBN: 9781429462082 1429462086
OCLC Number: 122417109
Description: 1 online resource (141 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: A young physician in Shakespeare's England --
The circulation of the blood --
Royal physician and scholar --
The reception of Harveys ideas --
Harveys last years and his legacy.
Series Title: Oxford portraits in science.
Responsibility: Jole Shackelford.
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A biography of the eminent seventeenth century physician and scientist who discovered the functions of the heart, arteries, and veins in the circulation of blood.

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