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Medieval Arabic toxicology

Aḥmad ibn ʻAlī Ibn Waḥshīyah

Medieval Arabic toxicology

The book on poisons of Ibn Waḥshīya and its relation to early Indian and Greek texts

by Aḥmad ibn ʻAlī Ibn Waḥshīyah

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Published by American Philosophical Society in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poisons

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Martin Levey.
    SeriesTransactions of the American Philosophical Society -- new ser., v. 56, pt. 7
    ContributionsLevey, Martin.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination130 p.
    Number of Pages130
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13538831M
    LC Control Number66025025
    OCLC/WorldCa1913502

    Islamic Achievements in Medieval Medicine: Surgery and Surgical Instruments. The 10th century Arabic doctor Al Zahrawi established the basis of surgery in Al-Andalus in Cordoba, where he worked as a doctor for the Caliph Al-Hakam II. He wrote a great medical treatise, the Kitab al-Tasrif, a volume book of medicine and surgery. Medieval Arabic culture and administration. Clifford Edmund Bosworth. Variorum Reprints, - History - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Introduction iiii. i: The Tahirids and Arabic culture Raja ibn Haywa alKindT and.

    Medieval Arabic Toxicology: The Book on Poisons of ibn Wahshiyya and its Relation to Early Native American and Greek Texts. ↑ Wennig, Robert (April ). "Back to the roots of modern analytical toxicology: Jean Servais Stas and the Bocarmé murder case". Drug Testing and Analysis (journal) (England) 1 (4): – doi/dta ↑What is Toxicology" -Schrager, TF, October 4, ↑ Ernest Hodgson (). "A Textbook of Modern Toxicology".John Wiley and Sons. p ISBN X ↑ Martin Levey (), Medieval Arabic Toxicology: The Book on Poisons of ibn Wahshiya and its Relation to Early Native American and Greek Texts. ↑ U.S. National Library of Medicine, Biography of Mathieu Joseph Bonaventure Orfila.

    It is vast, it’s a huge book, and I’m sure there’s no complete English translation, though there is a French one. It is a great book and yet it’s an abridgement, perhaps an abridgement of an abridgement of an abridgement – he wrote, allegedly, a much vaster thing of which this is a part. In applying the standards of modern literary criticism to medieval Arabic literature, Andras Hamori concentrates on those aspects of the literature that appear most alien to modern Western taste: the limitation of themes, the sedimentation with conventions, and the use of elusive patterns of composition.


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