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Islamic Medicine

Manfred Ullmann

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This highly readable survey describes the development of Islamic medicine and its influence on Western medical thought. It explains the main features of Islamic medicine: its system of human physiology; its ideas about the nature of disease; its rules for diet and the use of drugs; and its relationship with astrology and the occult.


A concise and authoritative guide to this vast and complex subject.

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