Reference numberEL/H3/11
TitleLetter, from Johann Ludwig Hannemann to Henry Oldenburg, dated at Buxtehude
CreatorHannemann; Johann Ludwig (1640-1724); physician; professor of medicine, Kiel
Date3 January 1672
DescriptionDiscussing his theory of how blood was made
Read to the Royal Society on 8 February 1672
Hannemann was a physician of the town of Buxtehude in the Duchy of Bremen, Germany
Place originBuxtehude, Lower Saxony, Germany
Origin coordinates53.46716, 9.68636
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Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed and translated in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall and Marie Boas Hall, vol 8, p 448
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
NA8166Charles II (1630 - 1685); King of Great Britain and Ireland1630 - 1685
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