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Medieval Medicine PDF : The Art of Healing, from Head to Toe

Medieval Medicine PDF

This unique examination of medieval medicine as detailed in physician’s manuals of the period reveals a more sophisticated approach to the medical arts than expected for the time.• Includes translations, available for the first time in English, of original comments and illustrations by physicians of the day

• Contains a plethora of additional resources for learning, including 20 black-and-white plates with full references, 5 tables, a glossary of unusual words, a chronology and list of the consulted sources, and an extensive bibliography

• Reveals how medieval medical manuals influenced literary, historical, and medical study