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The Resource The art of medicine in ancient Egypt, James P. Allen with an essay by David T. Mininberg

The art of medicine in ancient Egypt, James P. Allen with an essay by David T. Mininberg

Label
The art of medicine in ancient Egypt
Title
The art of medicine in ancient Egypt
Statement of responsibility
James P. Allen with an essay by David T. Mininberg
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Diseases and injuries were major concerns for ancient Egyptians. This book, featuring some sixty-four objects from the Metropolitan Museum, discusses how both practical and magical medicine informed Egyptian art and for the first time reproduces and translates treatments described in the spectacular Edwin Smith Papyrus
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Allen, James P.
Index
no index present
LC call number
R137
LC item number
.A55 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Medicine, Egyptian
Label
The art of medicine in ancient Egypt, James P. Allen with an essay by David T. Mininberg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This volume has been published in conjunction with the exhibition "The art of medicine in ancient Egypt," held at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, from September 13, 2005, to January 15, 2006."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Director's foreword / Philippe de Montebello -- Acknowledgments / James P. Allen -- Contributors to the catalogue -- List of abbreviations -- The art of medicine in ancient Egypt / James P. Allen -- The legacy of ancient Egytian medicine / David T. Mininberg -- Note to the reader -- Catalogue
Control code
l82005016908
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
115 p.
Isbn
9780300107289
Lccn
2005016908
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
The art of medicine in ancient Egypt, James P. Allen with an essay by David T. Mininberg
Publication
Note
"This volume has been published in conjunction with the exhibition "The art of medicine in ancient Egypt," held at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, from September 13, 2005, to January 15, 2006."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Director's foreword / Philippe de Montebello -- Acknowledgments / James P. Allen -- Contributors to the catalogue -- List of abbreviations -- The art of medicine in ancient Egypt / James P. Allen -- The legacy of ancient Egytian medicine / David T. Mininberg -- Note to the reader -- Catalogue
Control code
l82005016908
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
115 p.
Isbn
9780300107289
Lccn
2005016908
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.

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