Exploring The History Of Medicine

Author: John Hudson Tiner
Publisher: New Leaf Publishing Group
ISBN: 1614581517
Size: 66.99 MB
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The fascinating history of medicine comes alive in this book, providing students with a healthy dose of facts, mini-biographies, and vintage illustrations. Includes chapter tests and index.

Exploring The World Of Biology

Author: John Hudson Tiner
Publisher: New Leaf Publishing Group
ISBN: 0890515522
Size: 66.71 MB
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The newest book in our Exploring series, Exploring the World of Biology is a fascinating look at life - from the smallest proteins ans spores, to the complex life systems of humans and animals.

Maladies And Medicine

Author: Sara Read
Publisher: Pen & Sword History
ISBN: 1473875730
Size: 19.39 MB
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The book has twenty chapters covering attitudes towards, and explanations of some of, the most common diseases and medical conditions in the period and the ways people understood them, along with the steps people took to get better.


Author: DK
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 0241287154
Size: 33.46 MB
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Medicine tells the fascinating history of medicine through the ages to the present day. Follow the greatest stories of medicine and its breakthroughs, with incredible coverage of disease, drugs, treatment, and cures.

Medicine And Empire

Author: Pratik Chakrabarti
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 1137374802
Size: 57.76 MB
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Drawing on recent scholarship and primary texts, this book narrates a mutually constitutive history in which medicine was both a 'tool' and a product of imperialism, and provides an original, accessible insight into the deep historical ...

Racial Hygiene

Author: Robert Proctor
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674745780
Size: 69.28 MB
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Examines the participation of scientists and physicians in the construction of Nazi racial policy and discusses sterilization laws, euthanasia programs, public health policies, and the Holocaust 'Proctor's carefully argued book not only ...

Epidemics And History

Author: Sheldon J. Watts
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300080872
Size: 20.60 MB
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This book will become the standard account of the way disease has transformed societies and of how the structuring of society, politics, the economy and the medical profession has shaped the spread and containment of epidemics.

Blood Work A Tale Of Medicine And Murder In The Scientific Revolution

Author: Holly Tucker
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393080420
Size: 54.82 MB
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“Excellent. . . . Tucker’s chronicle of the world of 17th-century science in London and Paris is fascinating.”—The Economist In December 1667, maverick physician Jean Denis transfused calf’s blood into one of Paris’s most ...