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The heart, James Peto

Label
The heart
Title
The heart
Statement of responsibility
James Peto
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Published to mark the opening of Wellcome Collection, this book examines the history of man's understanding of the human heart from the ancient world to the present. The book provides a richly-illustrated account of changes in our perception of what the heart does and what it means
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peto, James
Dewey number
611/.12
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QM181
LC item number
.P48 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
NLM call number
  • 2007 G-925
  • WG 200
NLM item number
H4358 2007
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heart
  • Heart
  • Heart
  • Symbolism
  • Medicine in Art
  • Heart
  • Heart
  • Herz
  • Symbol
  • Kultur
Label
The heart, James Peto
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0712/2007009220.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 246-248) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Interview : Sir Terence English
  • 2.
  • The anatomised heart : understanding the pump
  • Jonathan Miller
  • Interview : Peter Allinson
  • 3.
  • The renaissance heart : the drawings of Leonardo da Vinci
  • Francis Wells
  • Interview : Francis Wells
  • 4.
  • List of illustrations
  • The sacred heart : Christian symbolism
  • Emily Jo Sargent
  • Interview : Mike St Maur Sheil
  • 5.
  • The emotional heart : mind body and soul
  • Fay Bound Alberti
  • Interview : Martin Elliott
  • 6.
  • The transplanted heart : surgery in the 1960s
  • Ayesha Nathoo
  • Foreword
  • Interview : Meera Rajan
  • 7.
  • The beating heart : same song -- different rhythm
  • Ted Bianco
  • Interview : Gurleen Sharland
  • 8.
  • The broken heart : the story of 'Heartbreak Hotel'
  • Michael Bracewell
  • Interview : Chris Rodley
  • 9.
  • Sir Magdi Yacoub
  • Sick at heart : appetite versus technology in the twenty-first century
  • Jon Turney
  • About the contributors
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Introduction
  • James Peto
  • 1.
  • The human heart : an overview
  • Louisa Young
Control code
ocm81452935
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 254 pages
Isbn
9780300125108
Lccn
2007009220
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o81452935
  • (OCoLC)81452935
Label
The heart, James Peto
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0712/2007009220.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 246-248) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Interview : Sir Terence English
  • 2.
  • The anatomised heart : understanding the pump
  • Jonathan Miller
  • Interview : Peter Allinson
  • 3.
  • The renaissance heart : the drawings of Leonardo da Vinci
  • Francis Wells
  • Interview : Francis Wells
  • 4.
  • List of illustrations
  • The sacred heart : Christian symbolism
  • Emily Jo Sargent
  • Interview : Mike St Maur Sheil
  • 5.
  • The emotional heart : mind body and soul
  • Fay Bound Alberti
  • Interview : Martin Elliott
  • 6.
  • The transplanted heart : surgery in the 1960s
  • Ayesha Nathoo
  • Foreword
  • Interview : Meera Rajan
  • 7.
  • The beating heart : same song -- different rhythm
  • Ted Bianco
  • Interview : Gurleen Sharland
  • 8.
  • The broken heart : the story of 'Heartbreak Hotel'
  • Michael Bracewell
  • Interview : Chris Rodley
  • 9.
  • Sir Magdi Yacoub
  • Sick at heart : appetite versus technology in the twenty-first century
  • Jon Turney
  • About the contributors
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Introduction
  • James Peto
  • 1.
  • The human heart : an overview
  • Louisa Young
Control code
ocm81452935
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 254 pages
Isbn
9780300125108
Lccn
2007009220
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o81452935
  • (OCoLC)81452935

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