The Devil's Doctor: Paracelsus and the World of Renaissance Magic and Science

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The Devil's Doctor: Paracelsus and the World of Renaissance Magic and Science - Ball, Philip

Called an enemy of the 16th century's medical establishment, Paracelsus attracted myths even before he died. Who was the man behind these stories? Ball exposes a more complex truth--one that emerges only by entering into Paracelsus's time.