Exploring The History Of Medicine

Author: John Hudson Tiner
Publisher: New Leaf Publishing Group
ISBN: 1614581517
Size: 80.29 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.

Maladies And Medicine

Author: Sara Read
Publisher: Pen & Sword History
ISBN: 1473875730
Size: 10.44 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.

Being Human In A Buddhist World

Author: Janet Gyatso
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231164963
Size: 75.92 MB
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The book opens with the bold achievements of medical illustration, commentary, and institution building, then looks back to the work of earlier thinkers, tracing a subtle dialectic between scriptural and empirical authority on questions of ...

Plagues In World History

Author: John Aberth
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 9781442207967
Size: 43.79 MB
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Plagues in World History provides a concise, comparative world history of catastrophic infectious diseases, including plague, smallpox, tuberculosis, cholera, influenza, and AIDS.

Medicine

Author: DK
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 0241287154
Size: 39.77 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.

Exploring The World Of Biology

Author: John Hudson Tiner
Publisher: New Leaf Publishing Group
ISBN: 1614581533
Size: 48.97 MB
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In this book you will read and explore the life of plants, insects, spiders and other arachnids, life in water, reptiles, birds, and mammals, highlighting God's amazing creatio.

Racial Hygiene

Author: Robert Proctor
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674745780
Size: 30.27 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 ...

Encounters With Qi

Author: David Eisenberg (M.D.)
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393312133
Size: 77.15 MB
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An American medical exchange student describes his impressions of Chinese medicine; discusses herbal remedies, psychic healing, and acupuncture; and suggests possible lessons for doctors in the West

Epidemics And History

Author: Sheldon J. Watts
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300080872
Size: 12.67 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.