Ireland and Medicine in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries

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The story of early modern medicine, with its extremes of scientific brilliance and barbaric practice, has long held a fascination for scholars. The great discoveries of Harvey and Jenner sit incongruously with the persistence of Galenic theory, superstition and blood-letting. Yet despite continued research into the period as a whole, most work has focussed on the metropolitan centres of England, Scotland and France, ignoring the huge range of national and regional practice. This collection aims to go some way to rectifying ...

Ireland and Medicine in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries 2016, Routledge

ISBN-13: 9781138261976

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Ireland and Medicine in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries 2009, Routledge

ISBN-13: 9780754665564

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