Collecting recipes: Byzantine and Jewish pharmacology in dialogue

"This volume brings together contributions covering different periods of the history of ancient pharmacology and medical writing, from Greek, Byzantine, and Syriac medicine to the Rabbinic-Talmudic medical discourses. It highlights the overwhelming mass of information about drugs and remedies i...

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Contributors: Lehmhaus, Lennart ca. 20./21. Jh. (Editor); Martelli, Matteo 1975- (Editor)
Format: Electronic Book
Language:English
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Published: Boston, Massachusetts Berlin, [Germany] De Gruyter 2017
Reviews:[Rezension von: Collecting Recipes] (2019) (Tieleman, Teun)
Series/Journal:Science, technology, and medicine in ancient cultures 2194-976X volume 4
Science, Technology, and Medicine in Ancient Cultures 4
Further subjects:B Medicine in rabbinical literature
B Byzantium Byzantine Empire
B Pharmacology Byzantine Empire
B Medicine, Ancient
B Electronic book
B Byzantium
B Pharmacology
B History of science
B Byzantine Empire
B MEDICAL ; Pharmacology
B Medicine, Greek and Roman
B Judaism history
B Judaism
B Electronic books
B Pharmacology history
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Parallel Edition:Erscheint auch als: 9781501502552
Erscheint auch als: 9781501502545
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Summary:"This volume brings together contributions covering different periods of the history of ancient pharmacology and medical writing, from Greek, Byzantine, and Syriac medicine to the Rabbinic-Talmudic medical discourses. It highlights the overwhelming mass of information about drugs and remedies in classical and late-antique sources, and traces the transmission and transformation of pharmacological knowledge across cultural and linguistic boundaries"--
Item Description:Selections in English, Italian and French
ISBN:1501502530