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

By Markham J. Geller

ISBN-10: 1119025524

ISBN-13: 9781119025528

ISBN-10: 1405126523

ISBN-13: 9781405126526

using an exceptional number of formerly unknown cuneiform drugs, Ancient Babylonian drugs: concept and Practice examines the way in which drugs used to be practiced by way of numerous Babylonian pros of the 2d and 1st millennium B.C.

  • Represents the 1st evaluation of Babylonian medication using cuneiform resources, together with information of courtroom letters, clinical recipes, and commentaries written by way of historical scholars
  • Attempts to reconcile the ways that drugs and magic have been related
  • Assigns authorship to varied kinds of scientific literature that have been formerly thought of anonymous
  • Rejects the process of different students that experience tried to use glossy diagnostic the way to old illnesses

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