Soranus' Gynecology by Owsei SoranusSoranus' Gynecology by Owsei Soranus

Soranus' Gynecology

byOwsei SoranusTranslated byOwsei Temkin

Paperback | August 1, 1991

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Including a section on infant care, Soranus' Gynecology represents ancient gynecological and obstetrical practice at its height. An introduction and notes by Temkin provide insight into the work's historical and scientific background.

Title:Soranus' GynecologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:312 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 1 inPublished:August 1, 1991Publisher:Johns Hopkins University Press

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ISBN - 10:0801843200

ISBN - 13:9780801843204

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Temkin draws upon his experiences as a physician to supplement Soranus's vague descriptions of medicines. The translation avoids modern medical terminology, keeping close to the original Greek.