The Resource The house of life : per ankh : magic and medical science in ancient Egypt

The house of life : per ankh : magic and medical science in ancient Egypt

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The house of life : per ankh : magic and medical science in ancient Egypt
Title
The house of life
Title remainder
per ankh : magic and medical science in ancient Egypt
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A summary of knowledge on ancient Egyptian medicine from a physician's point of view. The author not only discusses the details and validity of Egyptian medicine, but also considers its influence on ancient Greek medicine. The second revised edition presents new material and new views, including a expansion and rewriting of sections on physicians, medical theories, gynaecology, female circumcision, general health, and diseases of special systems
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committed to retain for EAST
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Ghalioungui, Paul
LC call number
R135
LC item number
.G47 1973
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  • Medicine, Egyptian
  • Medicine, Magic, mystic, and spagiric
  • Medicine, Egyptian
  • Medicine, Magic, mystic, and spagiric
  • Geneeskunde
  • Magie
  • Oudheid
Label
The house of life : per ankh : magic and medical science in ancient Egypt
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Publication
Copyright
Note
First ed. published in 1963 under title: Magic and medical science in ancient Egypt
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On magic -- Magic and sacerdotal medicine -- The sources -- The Edwin Smith papyrus -- Anatomy and physiopathology -- The healers -- Special subjects I : surgery -- Special subjects II : gynaecology, obstetrics and reproduction -- Special subjects II : varia. The teeth ; Infectious diseases and epidemics ; Urology ; The cardiovascular system ; The digestive system ; Spleen, lung ; The nervous system ; Mental symptoms and diseases ; Children care and health ; Ophthalmology ; The ear ; The nose ; The skin ; Rheumatic disorders ; Veterinary system -- Materia medica and dispensing -- General health and sanitation -- Death, burial and embalming -- Adhuc sub judice lis est
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
2. herz. druk.
Extent
x, 198 pages : illustrations
Isbn
9789060780626
Lccn
74594536
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01419705
  • (OCoLC)ocm01419705
Label
The house of life : per ankh : magic and medical science in ancient Egypt
Publication
Copyright
Note
First ed. published in 1963 under title: Magic and medical science in ancient Egypt
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On magic -- Magic and sacerdotal medicine -- The sources -- The Edwin Smith papyrus -- Anatomy and physiopathology -- The healers -- Special subjects I : surgery -- Special subjects II : gynaecology, obstetrics and reproduction -- Special subjects II : varia. The teeth ; Infectious diseases and epidemics ; Urology ; The cardiovascular system ; The digestive system ; Spleen, lung ; The nervous system ; Mental symptoms and diseases ; Children care and health ; Ophthalmology ; The ear ; The nose ; The skin ; Rheumatic disorders ; Veterinary system -- Materia medica and dispensing -- General health and sanitation -- Death, burial and embalming -- Adhuc sub judice lis est
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
2. herz. druk.
Extent
x, 198 pages : illustrations
Isbn
9789060780626
Lccn
74594536
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01419705
  • (OCoLC)ocm01419705

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