• Medical Theory, Surgical Practice: Studies in the History of Surgery book cover

    Medical Theory, Surgical Practice

    Studies in the History of Surgery, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher Lawrence

    Originally published in 1992, Medical Theory, Surgical Practice examines medical and surgical concepts of disease and their relation to the practice of surgery, in particular historical settings. It emphasises that understanding concepts of disease does not just include recounting explicit accounts…

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

  • The Scientific Revolution in Victorian Medicine book cover

    The Scientific Revolution in Victorian Medicine

    1st Edition

    By A.J. Youngson

    Originally published 1979 The Scientific Revolution in Victorian Medicine looks at the discovery of inhalation anaesthesia in 1846, and how it began a new era in surgery. The book looks at James Young Simpson’s demonstration of the value of chloroform as an anaesthetic, and how many surgeons…

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  • Medical Journals and Medical Knowledge: Historical Essays book cover

    Medical Journals and Medical Knowledge

    Historical Essays, 1st Edition

    Edited by William F. Bynum, Stephen Lock, Roy Porter

    Originally published in 1992 Medical Journals and Medical Knowledge examines both broad developments in print and media and the practice of particular journals such as the British Medical Journal. The book is the first study to address these questions and to examine the impact of regular news on…

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  • The History of Pharmacy: A Selected Annotated Bibliography book cover

    The History of Pharmacy

    A Selected Annotated Bibliography, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gregory Higby, Elaine C. Stroud

    Originally published in 1995, The History of Pharmacy is a critical bibliography of selected information on the history of pharmacy. The book is designed to guide students and academics through the history of science and technology. Topics range from medicine, chemical technology and the economics…

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    Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

  • The History of Creation: Or the Development of the Earth and its Inhabitants by the Action of Natural Causes, Volume 2 book cover

    The History of Creation

    Or the Development of the Earth and its Inhabitants by the Action of Natural Causes, Volume 2, 1st Edition

    By Ernst Haeckel

    Originally published in 1899, The History of Creation was the first book of its kind to apply a doctrine to the whole range of organic morphology and make use of the effect Darwin had on biological sciences during the 19th century. Haeckel looks at Darwin’s reform of Descent Theory and its…

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  • The History of Creation: Or the Development of the Earth and its Inhabitants by the Action of Natural Causes, Volume 1 book cover

    The History of Creation

    Or the Development of the Earth and its Inhabitants by the Action of Natural Causes, Volume 1, 1st Edition

    By Ernst Haeckel

    Originally published in 1899, The History of Creation was the first book of its kind to apply a doctrine to the whole range of organic morphology and make use of the effect Darwin had on biological sciences during the 19th century. Haeckel looks at Darwin’s reform of Descent Theory and its…

    Paperback – 2020-05-30 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Learning and Visual Communication book cover

    Learning and Visual Communication

    1st Edition

    By David Sless

    Originally published in 1981, Learning and Visual Communication is about how to use visual communication in education. It offers visual forms of communication. In order to do this it draws on recent research - at the time of publication - in psychology, philosophy, semiotics, cultural…

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    Routledge Revivals

  • Sea Serpents, Sailors & Sceptics book cover

    Sea Serpents, Sailors & Sceptics

    1st Edition

    By Graham J. McEwan

    Originally published in 1978 Sea Serpents, Sailors and Sceptics looks at stories of folklore and mythology which have fascinated sailors from antiquity to the modern day. From stories of large unauthenticated sea creatures to the Loch Ness Monster, documented sightings are vast and the book…

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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Making of Man-Midwifery: Childbirth in England, 1660-1770 book cover

    The Making of Man-Midwifery

    Childbirth in England, 1660-1770, 1st Edition

    By Adrian Wilson

    Originally published 1995 The Making of Man-Midwifery looks at how the eighteenth century witnessed a revolution in childbirth practices. By the last quarter of the century increasing numbers of babies were being delivered by men – a dramatic shift from the women-only ritual that had been standard…

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    Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

  • Nobel Laureates in Medicine or Physiology: A Biographical Dictionary book cover

    Nobel Laureates in Medicine or Physiology

    A Biographical Dictionary, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel M. Fox, Marcia Meldrum, Ira Rezak

    Originally published in 1990, Nobel Laureates in Medicine or Physiology is a biographical reference work about the recipients of Nobel Prizes in Medicine or Physiology from 1901-1989. Each article is written by an accomplished historian of medicine or science. The book is designed to be accessible…

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

  • Nanobiotechnology for Sustainable Bioenergy and Biofuel Production book cover

    Nanobiotechnology for Sustainable Bioenergy and Biofuel Production

    1st Edition

    Edited by Madan L. Verma

    This book covers the nanobiocatalysis for biofuels production such as advances in nanoscaffolds design (nanomaterials support) for immobilizing bioenergy producing enzymes (nanobiocatalyst system), recent trends in biomass processing (untreated/treated agriculture and food waste, grasses, algal etc…

    Hardback – 2020-05-30 
    CRC Press

  • Microbial Fermentation and Enzyme Technology book cover

    Microbial Fermentation and Enzyme Technology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hrudayanath Thatoi, Pradeep K. Das Mohapatra, Sonali Mohapatra, Keshab C. Mondal

    The discovery of enzymes as biocatalysts has led to various biotechnological developments. The capability of enzymes to catalyse various chemical reactions both invivo and invitro has led them to applications in various industries, such as food, feed, pharmaceutical, diagnostics, detergent, textile…

    Hardback – 2020-05-30 
    CRC Press

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