Description - Greek and Roman Medicine by Helen King
This introduction to ancient medical systems asks how the experience of illness and the role of medicine were understood in the Greek and Roman worlds. Although topics such as the development of anatomical knowledge are covered, the book focuses on the place of medicine within changing types of society.
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(216mm x 140mm x 4mm)
Bristol Classical Press
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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Author Biography - Helen King
Helen King is Professor of Classical Studies at the Open University.