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Published in [Bellingham] .
Written in English


  • Medicine, Egyptian.

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Statementby Marian A. Doubt.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 103 leaves ;
Number of Pages103
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13589924M

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The skills of the ancient Egyptians in preserving bodies through mummification are well known, but their expertise in the everyday medical practices needed to treat the living is less familiar and often misinterpreted. John F. Nunn draws on his own experience as an eminent doctor of medicine and an Egyptologist to reassess the evidence. He has translated and reviewed the original Egyptian /5(3). 13 rows  The medicine of the ancient Egyptians is some of the oldest documented. From the . Ancient Egyptian Medicine (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. Ancient Egyptian Medicine. Author. Nunn, John F. Publisher. University of Oklahoma Press. Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus shipping. By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization. Ancient History Encyclopedia. The Oldest Medical Books in the World. Our present article will discuss practical applications of the ancient Egyptian medicine. The following information is quoted from Magic and Medical Science in Ancient Egypt (see end of article for full information). "The importance of health to the average ancient Egyptian is seen in the.

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Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Ancient Egyptian Medicine by John F. Nunn, , University of Oklahoma Press edition, Hardcover in EnglishPages: The Ebers Papyrus, also known as Papyrus Ebers, is an Egyptian medical papyrus of herbal knowledge dating to circa BC. Among the oldest and most important medical papyri of ancient Egypt, it was purchased at Luxor in the winter of –74 by Georg is currently kept at the library of the University of Leipzig, in Germany.   The Ancient Egyptians, like the Ancient Greeks and Romans, have provided modern historians with a great deal of knowledge and evidence about their attitude towards medicine and the medical knowledge that they had. This evidence has come from the numerous papyruses found in archaeological searches. Like prehistoric man, some of the beliefs of the Egyptians . Philosophy and Practice of Ancient Egyptian Medicine Kip L. McGilliard, Ph.D. Egyptian Culture Civilization far exceeded that of other groups who settled elsewhere More is known about Egypt than any other ancient culture Egyptian society was held together by an absolute monarchyFile Size: 3MB.