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Cultural Approaches to the History of Medicine

Mediating Medicine in Early Modern and Modern Europe

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of medicine,
  • Social history,
  • Modern period, c 1500 onwards,
  • History: World,
  • Health - General,
  • History - General History,
  • Europe,
  • Medical care,
  • Europe - General,
  • History / Europe / General,
  • History,
  • Medicine,
  • Social medicine

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCornelie Usborne (Editor), Willem De Blecourt (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8399201M
    ISBN 101403915695
    ISBN 109781403915696

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