History: Early Modern Europe

  • Medicine at the Courts of Europe: 1500-1837 book cover

    Medicine at the Courts of Europe

    1500-1837, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vivian Nutton

    Originally published in 1990, Medicine at the Courts of Europe 1500-1837 is a collection of essays examining the whole range of medical activities in a variety of European courts, from Rome of the Borgias to the Russia of Catherine the Great. It documents the diverse influences of custom, wealth,…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

  • Doctors, Bureaucrats, and Public Health in France: 1888-1902 book cover

    Doctors, Bureaucrats, and Public Health in France

    1888-1902, 1st Edition

    By Martha L. Hildreth

    Originally published in 1987 Doctors, Bureaucrats and Public Health in France focuses on crucial period of 1888-1902, arguably considered the creation of the modern medical system in France. Scientific developments, demographic and political concerns sparked unprecedented period of government…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

  • An Introduction to the History of Medicine: From the Time of the Pharaohs to the End of the XVIIIth Century book cover

    An Introduction to the History of Medicine

    From the Time of the Pharaohs to the End of the XVIIIth Century, 1st Edition

    By Charles Greene Cumston

    Originally published in 1926, An Introduction to the History of Medicine is a compilation of reliable and essential contributions to the subject of the history of medicine. The book looks at the evolution of medicine from the practices in Ancient Egypt, to the medicine of the 16th century, and…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

  • A History of Medicine book cover

    A History of Medicine

    1st Edition

    By Arturo Castiglioni

    Originally published in 1941, A History of Medicine provides a detailed and comprehensive guide to the advancement of medicine, from Ancient Egypt, and Ancient Babylonia, all the way up to the 20th century. The book looks at the close relationship between the progress of medicine and its…

    Paperback – 2020-05-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

  • The Construction of Reformed Identity in Jean Crespin's Livre des Martyrs: All The True Christians book cover

    The Construction of Reformed Identity in Jean Crespin's Livre des Martyrs

    All The True Christians, 1st Edition

    By Jameson Tucker

    Between 1554 and 1570, the Genevan printer Jean Crespin compiled seven French-language editions of his martyrology. In The Construction of Reformed Identity in Jean Crespin’s Livre des Martyrs, Jameson Tucker explores how this martyrology helped to shape a distinct Reformed identity for its…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Mapping Space, Sense, and Movement in Florence: Historical GIS and the Early Modern City book cover

    Mapping Space, Sense, and Movement in Florence

    Historical GIS and the Early Modern City, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Terpstra, Colin Rose

    Mapping Space, Sense, and Movement in Florence explores the potential of digital mapping or Historical GIS as a research and teaching tool to enable researchers and students to uncover the spatial, kinetic and sensory dimensions of the early modern city. The exploration focuses on new digital…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge History of the Renaissance book cover

    The Routledge History of the Renaissance

    1st Edition

    Edited by William Caferro

    Drawing together the latest research in the field, The Routledge History of the Renaissance treats the Renaissance not as a static concept, but as one of ongoing change within an international framework. It takes as its unifying theme the idea of exchange and interchange through the movement of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Violence and Emotions in Early Modern Europe book cover

    Violence and Emotions in Early Modern Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Broomhall, Sarah Finn

    Violence and Emotions in Early Modern Europe examines the purposes for which specific forms of violence and particular emotional states functioned, how they operated in relation to each other, or indeed how one provoked, sustained or diminished the other.These twelve original essays demonstrate the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Visualizing Venice: Mapping and Modeling Time and Change in a City book cover

    Visualizing Venice

    Mapping and Modeling Time and Change in a City, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kristin L. Huffman, Andrea Giordano, Caroline Bruzelius

    Visualizing Venice presents the ways in which the use of innovative technology can provide new and fascinating stories about places and times within history. Written by those behind the Visualizing Venice project, this book explores the variety of disciplines and analytical methods generated by…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Principles of Anatomy according to the Opinion of Galen by Johann Guinter and Andreas Vesalius book cover

    Principles of Anatomy according to the Opinion of Galen by Johann Guinter and Andreas Vesalius

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vivian Nutton

    Principles of Anatomy according to the Opinion of Galen is a translation of Johann Guinter’s textbook as revised and annotated by Guinter’s student, Andreas Vesalius, in 1538. Despite Vesalius’ fame as an anatomist, his 1538 revision has attracted almost no attention. However, this new translation…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Value of Time in Early Modern English Literature book cover

    The Value of Time in Early Modern English Literature

    1st Edition

    By Tina Skouen

    The stigma of haste pervaded early modern English culture, more so than the so-called stigma of print. The period’s writers were perpetually short on time, but what does it mean for authors to present themselves as hasty or slow, or to characterize others similarly? This book argues that such…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Practices of Diplomacy in the Early Modern World c.1410-1800 book cover

    Practices of Diplomacy in the Early Modern World c.1410-1800

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tracey A. Sowerby, Jan Hennings

    Practices of Diplomacy in the Early Modern World offers a new contribution to the ongoing reassessment of early modern international relations and diplomatic history. Divided into three parts, it provides an examination of diplomatic culture from the Renaissance into the eighteenth century and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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