Medieval Medicine: The Art of Healing, from Head to Toe: The by Luke DeMaitre

By Luke DeMaitre

This specified exam of medieval drugs as special in physician's manuals of the interval unearths a extra subtle method of the clinical arts than anticipated for the time.

• comprises translations, to be had for the 1st time in English, of unique reviews and illustrations through physicians of the day

• encompasses a plethora of extra assets for studying, together with 20 black-and-white plates with complete references, five tables, a word list of bizarre phrases, a chronology and record of the consulted resources, and an in depth bibliography

• unearths how medieval clinical manuals encouraged literary, old, and clinical study

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