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People/Characters: William Harvey

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The Age of Genius: The Seventeenth Century and the Birth of the Modern Mind by A. C. Grayling
Circulation: William Harvey, a Man in Motion by Thomas Wright
The diary of William Harvey : the imaginary journal of the physician who revolutionized medicine by Jean Hamburger
Elizabeth and Essex: A Tragic History by Lytton Strachey
The Fellowship: Gilbert, Bacon, Harvey, Wren, Newton, and the Story of a Scentific Revolution by John Gribbin
Flesh and stone: the body and the city in Western civilization by Richard Sennett
God's Philosophers: How the Medieval World Laid the Foundations of Modern Science by James Hannam
Gout: The Patrician Malady by Roy Porter
Great Ages of Man: Age of Kings by Charles Blitzer
The Great Cholesterol Con: The Truth About What Really Causes Heart Disease and How to Avoid It by Malcolm Kendrick
Great Feuds in Medicine: Ten of the Liveliest Disputes Ever by Hal Hellman
Harvey's Heart: The Discovery of Blood Circulation (Revolutions of Science) by Andrew Gregory
Heal Thyself: Nicholas Culpeper and the Seventeenth-Century Struggle to Bring Medicine to the People by Benjamin Woolley
The Horizon book of the Elizabethan world by Lacey Baldwin Smithquoted
The Knife Man: Blood, Body Snatching, and the Birth of Modern Surgery by Wendy Moore
Life (Eyewitness Books) by David Burnie
Life in Elizabethan England by A. H. Dodd
The man who kept the secrets: Richard Helms & the CIA by Thomas Powers
Medicine's 10 Greatest Discoveries by Meyer Friedman
Men who found out: Stories of great scientific discoverers by Amabel Williams-Ellis
The murder of Jonathan May by R. O. Heath
Mutants: On Genetic Variety and the Human Body by Armand Marie Leroi
Nine pints by Rose George
Physician extraordinary: A novel of the life and times of William Harvey by David Weiss
Ring of Fire by Eric Flint
The Seeds of Life: From Aristotle to da Vinci, from Sharks' Teeth to Frogs' Pants, the Long and Strange Quest to Discover Where Babies Come From by Edward Dolnick
Soul Made Flesh: The Discovery of the Brain—and How It Changed the World by Carl Zimmer
The Ten Most Beautiful Experiments by George Johnson
Under the Knife: A History of Surgery in 28 Remarkable Operations by Arnold van de Laar
The Venetians: A New History: From Marco Polo to Casanova by Paul Strathern
William Harvey by D'Arcy Power
William Harvey and the Circulation of the Blood by Thomas Henry Huxley
William Harvey and the circulation of the blood (Pioneers of science and discovery) by Eric Neil
William Harvey and the Mechanics of the Heart by Jole Shackelford
William Harvey Trailblazer of Scientific Medicine by Rebecca B. Marcus
William Harvey, Englishman, 1578-1657 by Kenneth J. Franklin
William Harvey: Discoverer of How Blood Circulates (Great Minds of Science) by Lisa Yount
The Writer's Voice by A. Alvarez

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William Harvey (1578–1657) was the English physician who described the circulation of the blood in the body.

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