Dioscorides On Pharmacy And Medicine

Dioscorides On Pharmacy And Medicine

by John M. Riddle
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0292729847

ISBN-13: 9780292729841

Pub. Date: 03/15/2011

Publisher: University of Texas Press

In this culmination of over twenty years of research, the author employs modern science and anthropological studies innovatively and cautiously to demonstrate the substance to Dioscorides' authority in medicine.

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In this culmination of over twenty years of research, the author employs modern science and anthropological studies innovatively and cautiously to demonstrate the substance to Dioscorides' authority in medicine.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780292729841
Publisher:
University of Texas Press
Publication date:
03/15/2011
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
330
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 5.90(h) x 1.00(d)

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Table of Contents

  • Foreword
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • 1. Dioscorides and the Materials of Medicine
  • 2. One Plant, One Chapter
  • 3. Drug Affinities
  • 4. Animals, Wines, and Minerals
  • 5. Done and Undone
  • Notes
  • Works Cited
  • Index

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