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Published: 28 December 2018

280 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190858216

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Patients as Art

Forty Thousand Years of Medical History in Drawings, Paintings, and Sculpture

Philip A. Mackowiak

  • Features over 160 full-color works of art, offering a pictorial review of medical history stretching from Paleolithic times to the present
  • Provides insightful perspective on the combination of medical history, science, and art
  • Reveals what art has to say about the "art of medicine" in the past and its relationship to the medicine of today

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