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This quantity, which originated with a convention on the collage de France, includes contributions by way of a number of the best researchers in Babylonian and Assyrian medication. A wealth of issues are studied, together with scientific lexicography, prosopography, and expertise, monetary facets of therapeutic, and Mesopotamian impression on Greece. First-time variations of cuneiform clinical pills are offered. the amount will curiosity students in lots of branches of Assyriology, and likewise historians of Greek drugs. members: Barbara Bock, Paul Demont, Jean-Marie Durand, Jeanette C. Fincke, Markham J. Geller, Nils. P. Heessel, Marten Stol, Martin Worthington"

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