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The antiquity of disease

by Moodie, Roy Lee

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Published by The University of Chicago press in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Paleopathology

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography at end of each chapter.

    Statementby Roy L. Moodie ...
    SeriesThe University of Chicago science series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR135 .M67
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 148 p.
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6654148M
    LC Control Number23007970

    Medicine throughout antiquity.. Book: All Authors / Contributors: of medicine --paleolithic evidence of the antiquity of medicine --prehistoric medicine --primitive concepts of disease and death --nature worship and medicine --Medicine in Assyro-Babylonia --Medicine of ancient Egypt --Ancient Hebrew medicine --Medicine in. The frontispiece of Roy L. Moodie’s classic book, The Antiquity of Disease, shows a bone hemangioma from the spine of a dinosaur. Moodie also documented diseased .

    Along with deadly plagues of antiquity, there were many ailments that just made life very uncomfortable. Parasitic skin disease caused by mites was common throughout the ages. The Bible’s book of Leviticus even mentions “the plague of itching” and notes that the disease . Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website.. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website. Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website.

    Full text of "Paleontological Evidences of the Antiquity of Disease" See other formats Early Journal Content on JSTOR, Free to Anyone in the World This article is one of nearly , scholarly works digitized and made freely available to everyone in the world by JSTOR. Plague and the End of Antiquity Plague was a key factor in the waning of Antiquity and the beginning disease’s means and speed of transmission, the mix of vulnerability His most recent book, Origins of the European Economy: Commu-nication and Commerce, A.D. –


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