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Medicine in the Days of the Pharaohs Hardcover – 8 Apr 2005


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  • Hardcover: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Harvard University Press (8 April 2005)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0674017021
  • ISBN-13: 978-0674017023
  • Product Dimensions: 22 x 18.2 x 2.1 cm
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,893,939 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Bruno Halioua and Bernard Ziskind's book fits into a long and fruitful tradition of writings on the more specialist aspects of ancient Egyptian culture written by non-Egyptologists who nevertheless have a strong interest in Egypt (e.g. dentists writing about Egyptian teeth, carpenters on Egyptian furniture-making, engineers on ancient construction techniques, etc.). The authors set out to synthesize our existing knowledge and ideas on the subject of Pharaonic medicine, and the result is a book that is well researched, accessible, and an interesting read.--Ian Shaw, University of Liverpool, editor of "The Oxford History of Ancient Egypt"


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