Books  General Natural History  Natural History 

Harvey's Heart: The Discovery of Blood Circulation

Series: Revolutions in Science Series

By: Andrew Gregory

154 pages, Bw illus, figs

Icon Books

Paperback | May 2001 | #121719 | ISBN: 1840462485
Availability uncertain: order now to get this when available Details
NHBS Price: £5.99 $8/€7 approx

About this book

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.


Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this book. Be the first to review this book!

Bestsellers in this subject

Arboreal: A Collection of New Woodland Writing

NHBS Price: £19.99 $26/€23 approx

The Moth Snowstorm

NHBS Price: £9.99 $13/€11 approx

Planet Earth II: A New World Revealed (Region 2 & 4 / B)

NHBS Price: £18.78 inc VAT $25/€21 approx

Collins Complete Guide to British Coastal Wildlife

NHBS Special Offer Price: £14.99 £19.99 (Save £5.00) $20/€17 approx (ends 31/08/2018)

Earth to Earth

NHBS Special Offer Price: £12.99 £14.99 (Save £2.00) $17/€15 approx (ends 31/08/2018)

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194