November 28, 2017

Markham J. Geller's Ancient Babylonian Medicine: Theory and Practice (Ancient PDF

By Markham J. Geller

using an exceptional number of formerly unknown cuneiform pills, Ancient Babylonian medication: conception and Practice examines the best way drugs used to be practiced by means of a number of Babylonian execs of the second and 1st millennium B.C.

  • Represents the 1st assessment of Babylonian medication using cuneiform resources, together with information of court docket letters, clinical recipes, and commentaries written by means of old scholars
  • Attempts to reconcile the ways that medication and magic have been related
  • Assigns authorship to numerous varieties of scientific literature that have been formerly thought of anonymous
  • Rejects the technique of alternative students that experience tried to use sleek diagnostic tips on how to historic illnesses

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