The Archaeology of Disease 

s, Ch., K. ManchesterRobert

Paperback. 243p, many b/w pls. (The History Press 3rd edn 2005, rep 2010).

This book offers a vivid picture of ancient disease and trauma by combining results of scientific research with information gathered from documents, from other areas of archaeology, and from art and ethnography. The authors provide a context of clinical knowledge about specific ailments and accidents by considering ancient demography, basic bone biology, funerary practise, and prehistoric medicine.

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