Type: BOOK - Published: 1991-01 - Publisher: Brill Academic Pub
Edited by Fridolf Kudlien and Richard J. Durling, this book includes papers presented at the International Galen Symposium in Kiel on Galen's chief therapeutic manual, the Methodus medendi. Papers describe the composition of the book, its surgical content, its emphasis on logic, and its fortuna in medieval Islam and Renaissance
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-17 - Publisher: BRILL
This work studies the vocabulary of Galen, a physician in the 2nd century A.D., as culled from his voluminous works. It covers a wide field in diet, drugs and surgery. It is essential for the study of medical Greek.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-16 - Publisher: Routledge
The Reader's Guide to the History of Science looks at the literature of science in some 550 entries on individuals (Einstein), institutions and disciplines (Mathematics), general themes (Romantic Science) and central concepts (Paradigm and Fact). The history of science is construed widely to include the history of medicine and technology
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Detroit, MI : Gale Research
Essays on the authors of Greek literature. Discusses various genres, including: the Homeric epic; seventh and sixth century lyric poetry; drama including tragedies; the choral lyric; prose; philosophy and rhetoric; scholarship; didactic poetry and history. Covers authors considered the greatest authors of classical Greece. Christian writers are not included in