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Latin readings in the history of medicine

Robert J. Smutny

Latin readings in the history of medicine

by Robert J. Smutny

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Published by University Press of America in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine, Greek and Roman.,
  • Latin language -- Medical Latin.,
  • Medicine in Literature -- collected works.,
  • History of Medicine -- collected works.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert J. Smutny.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR127.A1 S68 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 453 p. ;
    Number of Pages453
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1099695M
    ISBN 100819197661
    LC Control Number94024473
    OCLC/WorldCa31208713

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Writing this book has provided me with an opportunity to indulge two complementary aspects of my constitution: a passion for science and medicine on the one hand, and a commitment to history and the humanities on the other. Many years ago, in an earlier and more troubled life, I qualified in, and for a brief period practised, medicine.

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The Vergil Project An online text of Aeneid 1–12 with reading assistance, concordance, and other resources for selected text.The Latin language has seen not less than seven major periods throughout its long history as a major language of the European continent.

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