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Harvey's Heart: The Discovery of Blood Circulation

Series: Revolutions in Science Series

By: Andrew Gregory

154 pages, Bw illus, figs

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Paperback | May 2001 | #121719 | ISBN: 1840462485
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The tale of William Harvey's momentous discovery - that the blood vessels form a closed system, carrying blood pumped rapidly around the body by the heart - is one of ingenuity, imagination and perseverence, and remarkable use of experiment, observation and skill.


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