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Practical materia medica of the medieval eastern Mediterranean according to the Cairo Genizah / by Efraim Lev and Zohar Amar.
- Lev, Efraim
About this work
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2008.
x, 619 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -598) and indexes.
Introduction -- Practical materia medica and its sources -- The identification of materia medica in the Genizah and method of presenting the data -- Prescriptions, lists, letters and their analysis -- Inventory of practical materia medica of the Genizah people, its analysis, and comparisons with the theoretical inventory -- Materia medica: detailed items -- Materia medica: concise items -- Epilogue.
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