Ancient Medicine download free [PDF and Ebook] by Vivian Nutton

Ancient Medicine download free [PDF and Ebook] by Vivian Nutton year 2012
  • Book name: Ancient Medicine
  • Author: Vivian Nutton
  • Release date: 2012/5/10
  • Publisher: TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Medical
  • ISBN: 9780415520959
  • Rating: 8.71 of 10
  • Votes: 601
  • Review by: Simon Bassett
  • Review rating: 7.44 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/26
  • Total pages: 504
  • Includes a PDF summary of 43 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The first edition of Ancient Medicine was the most complete examination of the medicine of the ancient world for a hundred years. The new edition includes the key discoveries made since the first edition, especially from important texts discovered in recent finds of papyri and manuscripts, making it the most comprehensive and up-to-date survey available.Vivian Nutton pays particular attention to the life and work of doctors in communities, links between medicine and magic, and examines the different approaches to medicine across the ancient world. The new edition includes more on Rufus and Galen as well as augmented information on Babylonia, Hellenistic medicine and Late Antiquity.With recently discovered texts made accessible for the first time, and providing new evidence, this broad exploration challenges currently held perspectives, and proves an invaluable resource for students of both classics and the history of medicine.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 33H52M48S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: History Of Medicine, Classical History / Classical Civilisation, Ancient History: To C 500 CE
  • Available formats: EPUB, LRF, PDF, TXT, PNG, DjVu, WORD, DOC. Compressed in GZ, BZ2, LZ, ZIP, RAR, RPM
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 56.69 USD
  • Dimensions: 159x235x27.94mm
  • Weight: 840g
  • Printed by: ROUTLEDGE
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
Categories: Medical, 2012, English
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