Journals Higher Education



Published: 14 January 2015

272 Pages | 68 b/w illus.

6 x 9 in inches

ISBN: 9789774166402

Bookseller Code (1A)

The Medicine of the Ancient Egyptians

1: Surgery, Gynecology, Obstetrics, and Pediatrics

Eugen Strouhal, Bretislav Vachala, and Hana Vymazalová
Translated by Katerina Millerova

A Publication of The American University in Cairo Press

  • Unparalleled, comprehensive survey of medical knowledge and practice in ancient Egypt, by the leading authorities on the topic
  • The first in a series of 3 books, with forthcoming volumes covering internal medicine, otolaryngology, and opthalmology, as well as ancient Egyptian physicians
  • Illustrated with more than 60 photographs and line drawings