Vesalius Correcting Vesalius
Please join the History of Science Department for a special lecture, "Vesalius Correcting Vesalius," by Vivian Nutton, Emeritus Professor of the History of Medicine at University College London and a Fellow of the British Academy and the Academia Europaea.
Andreas Vesalius (1514-1564) revolutionized the study of anatomy with his publication in 1543 of De humani corporis fabrica (On the Fabric of the Human Body).
Download Prof. Nutton's Introduction to The Fabric of the Human Body,
an annotated translation of the 1543 and 1555 editions of Andreas Vesalius' De Humani Corporis Fabrica by Daniel Garrison and Malcolm Hast.