William Harvey

William Harvey (nate in Folkestone die 1 de April 1578; morte infarcto cardiac die 3 de Junio 1657) esseva medico britannicc, qui anno 1628 describeva le motiones de sanguine in su libro Exercitatio Anatomica de Motu Cordis et Sanguinis in Animalibus per le primari vice.

William Harvey
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Nascentia 1578-04-01 (Folkestone)
Decesso 1657-06-03 (Roehampton)
Ethnicitate gente anglese[*]
Citatania Regno de Anglaterra[*]
Educate in University of Padua[*], Gonville and Caius College[*], The King's School Canterbury[*], Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry[*]
Occupation biologo[*], medico, anatomist[*], physiologist[*]
Religion Anglicanismo
Conjuge Elizabeth Browne[*]
Parentes matre Joan Halke[*] patre Thomas Harvey[*]
Lingua latino, anglese
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ISNI 0000 0001 2095 8361
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William Harvey
  • 1628. Exercitatio Anatomica de Motu Cordis et Sanguinis in Animalibus
  • 1651. De Generatione



  • Butterfield, Herbert (1957). The Origins of Modern Science, revised, New York: The Free Press. 
  • Gregory, Andrew (2001). Harvey's Heart, The Discovery of Blood Circulation. Cambridge, England: Icon Books. 
  • Harvey, William (1889). On the Motion of the Heart and Blood in Animals. London: George Bell and Sons. 
  • Harvey, William (1993). The Circulation of the Blood and Other Writings. London: Everyman: Orion Publishing Group. ISBN 0-460-87362-8. 
  • Harris, Paul (2007). William Harvey, Folkestone's Most Famous Son. Folkestone: Lilburne Press. 
  • Kearney, Hugh (1971). Science and Change 1500 - 1700. New York: McGraw-Hill. 
  • Mitchell, Silas Weir (1907). Some Memoranda in Regard to William Harvey, M.D.. 
  • Munk, William (1878). The Roll of the Royal College of Physicians of London, Vol. I, 2nd, 124 – 146. 
  • Rapson, Helen (1982). The Circulation of the Blood. London: Frederick Muller. 
  • Singer, Charles (1959). A History of Biology, third, revised, London: Abelard-Schuman. 
  • Royal Society of Medicine (Great Britain) (1913). Portraits of Dr. William Harvey. London: Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press. 
  • Willis, Robert (translator) (1847). The Works of William Harvey. London: Sydenham Society.