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Curiosities of medicine

Berton RouechГ©

Curiosities of medicine

an assembly of medical diversions, 1552-1962.

by Berton RouechГ©

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR117 .R86
    The Physical Object
    Pagination338 p.
    Number of Pages338
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5882572M
    LC Control Number63013979
    OCLC/WorldCa422914

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This book features hundreds of passages from Greek and Roman authors, with gentle guidance from McKeown, giving a vividly direct picture of the ancient medical world, a world in which, for example, a surgeon had to be strong-minded enough to ignore the screams of his patient, diseases were assumed to be sent by the gods, medicine and magic were.

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There are few disciplines as exciting and forward-looking as medicine. Unfortunately, however, many modern practitioners have lost sight of the origins of their discipline. A Cabinet of Ancient Medical Curiosities aspires to cure this lapse by taking readers back to the early days of Western medicine in ancient Greece and Rome.

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Ebook. USD Add to Cart. Share. A book written in by physicians George M. Gould and Walter L. Pyle, cataloguing the true and the apocryphal (they don't make much of a distinction) from medical literature going as far back as ancient Rome.

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He regales us with stories of spontaneous human combustion; vicious tribes of tailed men; the Two-Headed Boy of Bengal; Mary Toft, who allegedly gave birth to seventeen rabbits; and Julia Pastrana, exhibited around the Price: $Book Description: Long ago, curiosities were arranged in cabinets for display: a dried mermaid might be next to a giant's shinbone, the skeletons of conjoined twins beside an Egyptian mummy.

and extraordinary aspects of the history of medicine: spontaneous human combustion, colonies of snakes and frogs living in a person's stomach, kings.